Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A conifer of a genus that includes Lawson cypress (see Port Orford cedar)
- ‘Explore blue, green and gold coloured varieties of false cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), or taller junipers and arborvitae (Thuja occidentalis).’
- ‘Species with random branching, such as arborvitae, juniper, yew, and false cypress, have limbs that occur all along the trunk.’
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.