Asked in Collective Nouns
What is a group of chefs called?
There is no standard collective noun for a group of chefs. Since collective nouns are an informal part of language, any noun that suits the situation in a descriptive way can be used; for example a shift of chefs, a crew of chefs, a pride of chefs, etc. ...
Asked in Clothing, Donkeys and Mules
Why is a donkey jacket called a donkey jacket?
Typical jacket worn by dockers. In the old days discharging and loading of cargo was done by the ship's equipment, the small steam winch driving the ship's crane is called a donkey, that's were the name of the jacket "donkey jacket" comes from. ...
Asked in Lyrics and Sheet Music
What are the lyrics to jacket by shallow gravy?
Yellow Jacket, Strait Jacket, Smoking Jacket, Full Metal Jacket! Flack Jacket, Leather Jacket, Forcey Jacket, It's Brock's Jacket! Puffy Jacket, Bullet-Proof Jacket, Track Jacket, a Woolen Jacket! Dungaree Jacket, Jean Jacket, Denim Jacket, Their all the same jacket! Put on my outer wear. My special coat, without a tear! Jackets are everywhere. With a hood, or a belt, or a sleeveless one. Doesn't count, that's a vest called a Jerkin. A, 2, 3, 4. A Harley Jacket, Bolero Jacket, Tuxedo Jacket, An Eisenhower Jacket! Nehru Jacket, Satin Jacket, Riding Jacket,...
Where can I purchase an embroidered chefs jacket and how much should I expect to pay?
You can visit www.crookedbrook.com for embroidered chef coats for both men and women. You can also check out www.happychefuniforms.com. ...
Asked in Wasps and Hornets, Taxonomy
What is the scientific name for the yellow-jacket?
The insect that is called a yellow-jacket in America is called a wasp in Europe. There are well over 100,000 varieties of wasp, but the scientific name of the common wasp is Vespula vulgaris. ...
Asked in Garden Insects, Bees and Beekeeping
What makes a wasp a wasp and a yellow jacket a yellow jacket?
The insect that is called a yellow jacket in the US is called a wasp in the UK, so they are the same. Having said that, there are about 75,000 known species of wasp with widely varying body forms and habits. ...