Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A yellowish-brown European heart urchin.
- ‘Last time I found a sea potato here, a kind of hairy sea-urchin that lives on sand.’
- ‘Some organisms including cockles, lugworms and sea potatoes have been washed up onto Sligo beaches.’
- ‘On the rippled sand, peppered with worm casts, you may find spooters or razor shells and small sea urchins or sea potatoes.’
- ‘Starfish, sea potato and calcified red seaweed provide colour in Malta.’
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.