Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A stroke which sends the ball from the fairway on to or nearer the green.
- ‘A well-struck wedge can help you save par or bogey when your approach shot misses the green.’
- ‘He'd walk halfway to the green sizing up an approach shot.’
- ‘On the first hole, I hit my approach shot to 15 feet.’
- ‘When I'm hitting an approach shot, I want to know how far it is to the front of the green, how far it is to the pin, and how far behind the pin I can go without hitting it off the green.’
- ‘As we concluded a particularly competitive match one of our opponents hit an approach shot over a green into a palmetto bush.’
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.