Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A defensive back positioned to the outside of the linebackers.
- ‘The Lions must find at least one solid outside linebacker and cornerback to be competitive.’
- ‘The Buccaneers brought linebackers, safeties and cornerbacks from every angle.’
- ‘Coach Bill Cowher needs better cover cornerbacks, a deep position in this draft.’
- ‘Premier cornerbacks and defensive ends are too valuable to cut loose, even when injuries are a concern.’
- ‘They have blitzed much more this season than a year ago, bringing linebackers and cornerbacks.’
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.