narfiknarfik (narfiknarfik) wrote in linguaphiles,
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hey
could you explain, please
why in English language many sorts of fish have many different names
for example
zander = pike perch,
roughies = slime head = red fish
while sorts of meats have only name (I do not consider subtypes like veal, beef)
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