In Latin its name means "one who
reminds, admonishes, or checks." What type of lizard is it?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
Some claim that the lizard’s name
derives from a superstition that the creature would sound a warning when
crocodiles were present. Note: the largest living lizard, the Komodo Dragon, is
a monitor lizard.
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