Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A spiny-finned edible fish of the North Pacific.
- ‘During winter the painted greenlings go into a mating mode and the male turns very dark, while the female has dark stripes.’
- ‘Marine life includes sea lemons, lingcod, kelp greenlings, silvery pile perch, wolf eels and even decorated warbonnets with spikes on their heads.’
- ‘Kelp greenling are a common fish in rocky and kelp areas from central California north, but few are taken on piers south of San Francisco.’
- ‘An individual male kelp greenling may guard up to 11 egg masses simultaneously, although the average number is four.’
- ‘Gurnards, flatheads, scorpionfishes, greenlings, and sculpins live in the Indian, Pacific, and Atlantic oceans.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.