One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘‘You just fell on the floor and started screaming,’ Josh said jumpily.’
- ‘The man jumpily ran up, and shook my hand violently.’
- ‘US troops have proved unwilling to halt the anarchy, concentrating instead on securing their positions and jumpily watching out for potential attackers, notably suicide bombers.’
- ‘Even in these conditions they stay outside, like hardy weeds, peering jumpily down the road, hoping for a sale.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.