Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A modified form of football in which ballcarriers are downed by pulling off a marker, or flag, loosely attached to a belt, rather than by tackling.
- ‘She plays flag football and rugby during the pro football off-season.’
- ‘Fans or players of football find flag football has all the aspects of the regular game that they love.’
- ‘Your gym time also transfers over into your other activities, such as pickup basketball, flag football, softball or mountain biking.’
- ‘He was seen playing flag football when he was supposed to be resting a sore shoulder.’
- ‘At 48, a veteran of various softball, tennis, field hockey, basketball, rugby and flag football teams, she's been playing sports almost continuously since she was 9 years old.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.