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- another term for white water
- ‘I was a wild water kayaker, and I competed as a slalomist.’
- ‘The South Pacific and the Tasman Sea meet at the tip of the North Island, so expect mild to wild water.’
- ‘Some of the breaks available include walking, horse riding, group outdoor activities, festival breaks and wild water challenges.’
- ‘They will divide their time between hiking, wild water rafting, canoeing, abseiling, climbing, a ‘hydrospeed experience on inflatable mini rafts’ and mountain biking in the Kitzbuheler Alps.’
- ‘He was not alone: 19 other canoeists received national and federation colours, in the sprint, marathon, canoe polo and wild water categories, and provincial colours were awarded to 25 canoeists.’
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.