Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small widely distributed plant-sucking bug that leaps when disturbed. Some kinds are pests of rice and sugar cane.
- ‘Each spider was supplied with aphids, flies, plant hoppers, and parasitoid wasps.’
- ‘During the trip, the scientists also found as many as three new species of Taosa plant hoppers.’
- ‘Plant hoppers are similar to leaf hoppers in that they can rapidly flit from plant to plant and away again when disturbed.’
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.