Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A European plant related to the cranesbill, with small pink flowers and fruits that have long twisted beaks.
- ‘In hedgerows and in field verges are forget-me-nots, storksbills and clovers.’
- ‘Take a closer look and see the storksbills and sea campions also in flower amongst the pinks.’
- ‘Plants in the Pelargoium genus may be known as storksbills in some regions.’
- ‘It is common in gardens usually near coastal areas and feeds on plants in the Geranium family such as cranesbills and storksbills.’
- ‘The cranesbills and storksbills have pink, red, mauve or blue five-petalled flowers.’
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.