Word of the Day
There are a few different reasons for using the word "tackle" as a verb.
In American football, players on opposing teams try to tackle each other in order to gain an advantage on the field. To tackle another player is to knock him to the ground. Tackling is what makes football a dangerous sport.
As a verb, "tackle" also means to do something that is difficult:
The word "tackle" also refers to fishing gear that is used when fishing:
This is a lure.
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February 20, 2015