Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A freshwater cichlid fish which protects its eggs (and in some cases its young) by carrying them in its mouth.
- ‘Like them, they are polygamous mouthbrooders with no pair bonds and a tendency to harass females.’
- ‘Also from what I've heard, keyholes, festivum and kribs are not mouthbrooders; can you confirm this?’
- ‘A lot of Tilapia species are male mouthbrooders, hence the male will pick up the eggs once he has fertilized them.’
- ‘But his head did not look swollen, like so many other mouthbrooders do when they are holding eggs or fry.’
- ‘Some mouthbrooders deposit their eggs on the substrate where they look after them until the Larvae hatch.’
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.