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1A fielding position far behind the batsman on the leg side.
- ‘He even confessed to having feigned a heart-attack when sent to field at long leg during a school cricket match.’
- 1.1 A fielder at long leg.
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.