Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A game in which two people use their hands or paddles to hit a ball suspended on a cord from an upright post, the winner being the first person to wind the cord completely around the post.
- ‘‘And you played tetherball with me at lunch, and you would always let me win,’ he chimed in.’
- ‘Amanda could not help but notice the tetherball swinging only ever so slightly back and forth behind Red.’
- ‘With snake eyes and a bully like laugh, he devilishly teases his son in a friendly game of tetherball.’
- ‘Emily played tetherball at recess with her students.’
- ‘Hey, Samantha, wanna play tetherball with me?’
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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.