Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An offensive player who specializes in carrying the ball.
- ‘Look at all of the quality running backs, blockers, and wideouts.’
- ‘The offensive line and running backs are inconsistent, and the quarterbacks are green.’
- ‘He also has the lateral agility and footwork to run with most tight ends and some running backs.’
- ‘Both teams have to find a way to run the ball without their starting running back.’
- ‘The more carries a running back gets, the better chance he has of wearing down a defense.’
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.