Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An offensive player who is positioned at a distance from the end and is used primarily as a pass receiver.
- ‘Starting quarterbacks, wide receivers and running backs were ineligible for consideration.’
- ‘In addition to linebacker, Peterson can play defensive end or cover wide receivers.’
- ‘But learning to play with your cornerbacks covering passes to wide receivers will take time.’
- ‘The biggest upgrades have been made at running back, wide receiver and defensive line.’
- ‘Rogers is only the most dynamic offensive player in the Big Ten and the top wide receiver in the nation.’
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.