Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rabbit of a dark red long-eared domestic breed.
- ‘Belgian Hares should be housed in solid-bottom rather than wire-bottom cages.’
- ‘In addition to photography, Svenson was a beekeeper, gardener and raised Belgian hares.’
- ‘At one time the Belgian hare was the most popular fancy rabbit, it was responsible for bringing the domestic rabbit to the notice of thousands of people in the UK and the US.’
- ‘Breeders of the Belgian Hare began to compete in small livestock shows and standards were first written in 1882.’
- ‘I like to watch the Belgian hares eating their trifolium or pea-pods or grass; graceful, gentle things they are, crowding about Mr. Heaven, and standing prettily, not greedily, on their hind legs, to reach for the clover, their delicate nostrils and whiskers all quivering with excitement.’
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.