A tennis player returning a ball using a backhand stroke.

Backhand

A tennis player returning a ball using a backhand stroke.

A tennis player returning a ball using a forehand stroke.

Forehand

A tennis player returning a ball using a forehand stroke.

A tennis player returning a ball using a half-volley stroke.

Half-volley

A tennis player returning a ball using a half-volley stroke.

A tennis player serving the ball in to play.

Serving

A tennis player serving the ball in to play.

"A semicylindrical piece of wood, fitted with a handle...used for convenience in serving ropes...to prevent chafing. a, serving-mallet; b, 'wormed' rope 'parceled' with canvas; c, serving-yarn." -Whitney, 1911

Serving Mallet

"A semicylindrical piece of wood, fitted with a handle...used for convenience in serving ropes...to…

An illustration of a woman serving tea to two other women.

A Woman Serving Tea to Two Women

An illustration of a woman serving tea to two other women.

An illustration of a woman serving food to three men sitting at a table.

Woman Serving Three Men at Table

An illustration of a woman serving food to three men sitting at a table.

An illustration of a woman holding a tray.

Woman with Tray

An illustration of a woman holding a tray.