Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A North American fern with long slender tapering fronds that form new plantlets where the tips touch the ground, typically growing on limestone.
- ‘This trail's namesake is a large boulder located near the midpoint that is covered with walking ferns.’
- ‘Mosses and walking ferns may grow in the cooler air and in the low light of the cave entrance.’
- ‘This area, from Kemble Mount to Dodd's Hill is filled with fissures and is another SBTC fern paradise - watch for walking ferns and much more.’
- ‘I have been trying to grow walking ferns from spores, with little or no success until this last year.’
- ‘The blocks of limestone in the forest's ravine are covered with lush growths of mosses, lichens, liverworts and walking ferns.’
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.