Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very large tropical American rhinoceros beetle, the male of which has two long curved horns extending from the head and one from the thorax.
- ‘The largest beetle in the Americas is the Hercules beetle, which can be 4 to 6 inches in length.’
- ‘The Coleoptera also includes some of the largest insects, like the living Hercules beetle, Dynastes hercules.’
- ‘In size they range from 0.25 to 0.3 mm to over 150 cm for the giant Goliath and Hercules beetles, which in size are the largest living species of insects.’
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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.