Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A low-growing evergreen shrub of the heath family, found in north temperate regions.
- ‘Unfortunately, the methods used to grow leatherleafs and other fern types is often less than benign.’
- ‘A half-dozen crows burst up out of one of the leatherleafs and silently winged their way north.’
- ‘Pine trees and leatherleafs dotted the slopes of the mountain and a small path appeared in his view.’
- ‘Trees of every variety tower above you - leatherleafs, firs, oaks and elms.’
- ‘The combination of altitude, moisture, sunlight, and rich volcanic soils make the perfect environment for the best quality leatherleaf.’
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.