2015/07/05

A storm in a teacup

 

a storm in a teacup (Br. Eng.) 
a tempest in a teapot (Am. Eng.)


= a lot of anger or worry about something that is not important

2015/06/29

Nelumbo nucifera


Courtesy of Susan

2015/05/30

Visual dictionary: an ivy-clad house





 -clad /kl├Žd/ (in compounds) covered in a particular thing
[synonym: dressed]