Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small reddish ant which captures the pupae of other ant colonies to raise as slaves.
- ‘The index lists amazon ants but not Amazons.’
- ‘Some ants, such as the Amazon Ants, are incapable of feeding themselves.’
- ‘After forays against other ants amazon ants bring back unconsumed brood to serve as slaves as soon as they have matured.’
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.