Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The situation in which an offensive team gets a first down within ten yards of the goal line, and thus cannot advance for another first down.
- ‘But with goal to go, he had a pass nearly intercepted.’
- ‘The Big Red drove down the field to open the third quarter and had goal to go on the Post eight yard line.’
- ‘NFL teams had thrown the ball 17 times on a goal to go.’
- ‘They had two bad snaps on drives where they had goal to go.’
- ‘The Patriots were magnificent until they had goal to go at their 2 yard line.’
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.