Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Any of a number of grasses with hard pointed seed heads, some of which are sharp enough to harm livestock.
- ‘We set off along a narrow path through speargrass taller than a man.’
2NZ Any of a number of spiny or prickly plants, in particular the piripiri and the Spaniard.
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.