Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for bigeye (sense 2)
- ‘A torch shone down the walls will reveal bright red alfonsitos and the larger red and white catalufas, which have large eyes that glow in torchlight.’
- ‘Species are snapper, grouper, cobia, sail, bream, king, dolphin (dorado or Mahi Mahi), leatherjacket (leather jacket), jack travally, giant travally, hawaiian bigeye (catalufa), trigger, gar, and needle fish.’
- ‘Some members of the family are also known as catalufas.’
- ‘The fish identification card includes the Garibaldi, California's State Fish, yellowtail, bat rays, the extremely depleted bocaccio, the elusive popeye catalufa, & many more.’
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.