Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Either of two South African plants with straplike leaves and stems bearing a number of red, pink, or orange flowers.→ clivia
- ‘I've two long patches of kaffir lilies consisting of three varieties.’
- ‘Try N. bowdenii, which produces clusters of pretty pink flowers, or the Schizostylis (Kaffir lily), an elegant South African plant with clumps of narrow, sword-shaped leaves and dainty flowers which are good for cutting.’
- ‘These eye-catching kaffir lilies provide vertical interest and a late splash of colour when many summer flowers are coming to a close.’
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.