Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for cobia
- ‘We see damsel fish, squid, sergeant fish, a sea slug, parrot fish, triangle fish, and dozens more pieces of coral life in colours from electric blue to sunrise yellow.’
- ‘The Rachycentridae family, also called ling, lemonfish, black salmon, black kingfish, sergeant fish, crab-eater, runner, and cabio, is found worldwide in tropical and warm temperate waters both offshore and inshore.’
sergeant fish/ˈsärjənt fiSH/
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.