Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A spider that builds tangled three-dimensional webs.
- ‘We have a few garage spiders with egg sacks too - I think they're a type of cobweb spider.’
- ‘The best way to tell the difference between orb-weavers and cobweb spiders is by looking at the web.’
- ‘Although many spiders are able to chew solid food, cobweb spiders like the black widow feed only on the fluids inside their prey.’
- ‘Most all cobweb spiders are harmless with the exception of the potentially dangerous widow spiders.’
- ‘The American house spider is a common cobweb spider, effectively traps both flying and crawling insects, and is incapable of biting man.’
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.