When the waitress at a diner calls her male customer a ''good girl'' after getting tipped, is it meant to be offensive?
My friend got called that and since neither of us are American, it just sounded offensive to us.
I know it's hard to understand a sentence without context, but what situation comes naturally to your mind when you hear the following sentence? She ran the mayor out of town.
I was vacantly reading the paper the other day when I came across a strange formation in the obituary: "he married his wife in 19XX". I was rather taken aback by this; surely he can't marry his own ...