In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- He suggests that just as a computer can play tic-tac-toe as well as calculate a company's payroll, the brain could have been designed for one thing and used for other things.
- My parents listened to Oldies the whole time, and I was stuck playing tic-tac-toe with my younger sister.
- That task, however, proved only a tad less difficult than playing three-dimensional tick-tack-toe.
- How I missed those days climbing up the scorching hot cement slide and playing tic-tac-toe on the sand.
- I tried to play tic-tac-toe, but lost interest after beating myself four times.
- Consider the problem, ‘How can I win the game of tick-tack-toe?’
- Stock up on a few super-cheap magnetic games (i.e., tic-tac-toe, checkers, etc.) at the local dollar store or at gift shops along the way.
- So, is the universe to us a game of tic-tac-toe or a game of chess?
- A kid, about the same age as Chain, looked up from the floor, obviously playing tic-tac-toe with a smaller girl.
- I drew a smiley face, played tic-tac-toe with myself, drew another smiley face, scribbled all over it and finally, I wiped the ink off the plastic table.
- To that end, he's been known to get rabid over games of four-square, and even argue over the results of tic-tac-toe.
- At the Broiler the kids colored and played tic-tac-toe while the parents chatted.
- Othello, a cross between checkers and tic-tac-toe, is a popular game.
- ‘Now I can play tic-tac-toe in the sand instead of on my notes,’ I agreed.
- I also don't see myself using a napkin at the bar to start a game of tic-tac-toe with the guy I want to meet.
- As in tic-tac-toe, when you and your opponent play perfectly, the game always ends in a draw.
- Wes and Raine walked up to their classroom, still playing tic-tac-toe.
- Use washable window markers to make colorful creations that even passers-by can enjoy, or to play endless, paper-free games like tic-tac-toe and hangman.
- Anyway, we played tic-tac-toe during the sermon.
- We started playing tic-tac-toe on napkins.
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