Book Worm

Sri Lanka
November 4, 2006 12:34am CST
What does this word actually have to do with the real meaning. I mean, why are people who read books called worms? Whats your answer?
4 responses
@mtdewgurl74 (18118)
• United States
4 Nov 06
lol well might be because we devower (over look speeling please..)the knowledge in the books and we just eat it up! maybe that what they mean...
• Sri Lanka
13 Nov 06
mmm... probably
@lectricky (681)
• United States
4 Nov 06
I think it's because you "chew" through the books?
• Sri Lanka
4 Nov 06
u musta been hungry when u read, hehe.
@amitavroy (4826)
• India
4 Nov 06
book worm means who lives only on books eats book sleeps book etc
@pooja_cg (1736)
• India
4 Nov 06
becoz only worms can spend so much time with books as books are their food.