Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Either of two Australian trees with swollen water-containing trunks.
- ‘Not wanting to be seen, she ducked behind a bottle tree, peering suspiciously into the car.’
- ‘85 years ago, the people of Roma planted a series of bottle trees, each one marking a local soldier who had died during World War One.’
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.