Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A shrub of the verbena family, with clusters of lilac flowers and yellow berries, native to Central and South America.
- ‘The tower fit nicely over a large, low bowl planter filled with a mix of morning-glories and skyflowers.’
- ‘Aptly described by its common name, skyflowers are big, blue and beautiful.’
- ‘I turned back, surprised, and smiled broadly, and she put the wreath of skyflowers on my head.’
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.