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Fish-eating.‘Americans are more ichthyophagous than ever’
- ‘In ichthyophagous Japan, good fishing techniques are a matter of national importance.’
- ‘O. bonariensis in the adult stage can be considered an ichthyophagous species based on its feeding habits in the Mar Chiquita Lake.’
- ‘However, this species is both aggressive and voraciously ichthyophagous.’
- ‘There are, he adds, ‘unremittingly ichthyophagous [fish-eating] breakfasters; others who will have bacon every day but never sausages and vice versa’.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.