Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A common polypore growing on tree stumps and logs, having a scaly, yellowish-brown upper surface, found in both North America and Eurasia and edible when young.→ polypore
- ‘P. squamosus, the scaly polypore or dryad's saddle, also occurs in both Europe and North America.’
- ‘Dryad's saddle grows on living and dead hardwoods, mostly in Eastern North America, but occasionally in the west.’
- ‘Dryad's saddle is a mushroom that appears on dead trees, or on trees that soon will be dead.’
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.