Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A nematode, especially a small soil nematode that can become a serious pest of crops and ornamental plants.
- ‘The microscopic eelworms live and feed within the bulbs and foliage.’
- ‘The eelworm's eggs are watered into the soil, where they hatch and infect slugs, preventing them from feeding.’
- ‘The young eelworms make their way to the growing roots of the plant, which they penetrate.’
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.