How do I use a hanky?

Answer FunctionUse a handkerchief to blow your nose or wipe sweat away from your forehead or neck. Keep your handkerchief in a convenient pocket of your pants; a functional handkerchief does not belong in... Read More »

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How to Use a Bushman's Hanky?

Have you ever been out in public without a handkerchief (hanky)? This is how to use a bushman's hanky, which is Australian slang for blowing your nose without a handkerchief.

What is the origin of the expression'hanky panky'?

According to The Phrase Finder, the term "hanky panky" first appeared in 1841 in the first edition of "Punch, or the London Charivari." The term again appeared in 1939 in George Bernhard Shaw's Gen... Read More »

Who sings"My Baby Does the Hanky Panky"?

The song "Hanky Panky" by Tommy James and the Shondells features the famous line, "My baby does the hanky panky." It was originally released as a B-side single in 1963 by The Raindrops for their al... Read More »