International News Archive - June 29, 2010
Research has revealed the 20th century decline in the Irish hare population is almost certainly associated with changes in farming practices.
Word of the Day
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- + geck.