One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A small flat-bottomed boat with square ends, used chiefly on inland waterways.
- ‘I glanced at the three loose shotgun shells on the front seat and the flat-hulled, fatigue-green johnboat on the trailer.’
- ‘We rolled out in two green johnboats and were soon in warm sunshine along open, sweeping bends in the river.’
- ‘Fieldwork was planned to coincide with high tides, which allowed the johnboat to travel closer to the marsh edge and further up tributary creeks.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.