Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A disc-shaped predatory water bug which lives in muddy ponds and breathes by means of an air bubble around the body.
- ‘The Saucer Bug creeps among vegetation under the water, attacking insect larvae, water lice and other small creatures.’
- ‘The Saucer Bug has a bubble of air trapped underneath its body as it swims around in the water using its long, hairy back legs.’
- ‘The Saucer bug crawls over the bottom under the plants to seek a safe hiding spot.’
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.