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As was mentioned in the last post, baseball is “America’s Pastime;” however, it is no longer the most popular sport in the United States. That position now belongs to football. According to the Los Angeles Times[i], Super Bowl LI (2017) was watched by 111.3 million people in the United States. That means almost 35% of … Continue reading Football Idioms
During the presidential campaign of 2016 there was some confusion over a word or phrase that Donald Trump kept using. It was hard to discern whether he was saying the word “bigly” or the phrase “big league.” It was eventually confirmed that he was saying “big league”, but what does this term mean? Big league … Continue reading Baseball Idioms
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