Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small ant which is black in colour and is typically found in and around houses.
- ‘We also came across a termite hill and lots of black ants.’
- ‘I also found thousands of small black ants harvesting seeds from some type of mustard plant.’
- ‘Thin spider webs dangled from every corner as a few black ants scuttled over the carpet.’
- ‘I found funny spiders, beetles, butterflies, a bumble bee, red ants and black ants.’
- ‘But last night, while my wife lay sleeping next to me, I noticed the wastebasket in our loft was teeming with hundreds of large black ants.’
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.