Idiom of the Day
up a blind alley
on a route that leads nowhere, at a dead end
The police were up a blind alley in their search for evidence of the crime.
Benefits of Apricots
Apricot oil is good for earaches, although the exact mechanism is still being studied. Dripping a few drops into the affected ear canal should prove to be a fast remedy. Scientists assume it has something to do with the antioxidant materials that apricot essential oil contains.