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No. 4406: Liz, with linguistics

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Liz, with linguistics

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Permanent URL: https://mezzacotta.net/garfield/?comic=4406

Strip by: Linguanaut

Jon: Liz, what's a radish?
Liz {clearly unimpressed}: Radish
Liz {making a goofy face}: The root of all vegetable!
Garfield: Fantastic

The author writes:

You see, because 'radish' is derived from 'radix', which is Latin for 'root', and... wait, please don't go!

Bonus strip: Liz with linguistics, but Liz is meaner (AKA I thought of two punch lines)

Transcript: Jon: Liz, what's a radish?
Liz {clearly unimpressed}: Radish
Liz {making a goofy face}: A root, vegetable!
Garfield: Fantastic

Original strip: 2017-11-17.