Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A North American plant of the mint family, with small blue flowers and blue-stalked, deeply curled stamens.
- ‘The Hidden Lake pool is the only known locality for the Hidden Lake bluecurls.’
- ‘Robin - actually you do have several nice species of bluecurls, including Oblong Bluecurls.’
- ‘As I watch, a humming bird stops in midair and turns its attention to the wooly bluecurls and the showy penstemon.’
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.