Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A pinkish-red North American wild orchid that grows in boggy ground.Also called dragon's mouth
- ‘To hear a lovely bunch of the Arethusa called Swamp Pink is not so strange.’
- ‘This bog's stand of Arethusa is unusually large, and contains some rarities.’
- ‘It is Arethusa, one of the Orchids and one of the most charming posies in the meadow lot.’
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.