Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The plant's folk names are fascinating: Jupiter's Beard, old man and old woman, stonecrop, wall pepper, sengrene, and welcome-home-husband-though-never-so-drunk.’
- ‘These rock figures in nature are grown over with wall pepper and sengrene even in steep mountain crevices.’
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.