Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small marine mollusc which has a glossy white shell with red-brown markings. The foot bears a conspicuous white operculum.
- ‘The Australian pheasant shell is found at and below low tide levels on algae and seagrass, to 5 metres depth.’
- ‘Beautiful shells adorn the border of this classic aluminum oval platter by Mariposa. Skillfully detailed with scallop, conch and pheasant shells by artisans in Mexico, this hand cast piece is perfect for any seafood dish or a decadent antipasta.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.