Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Complex animal vocalizations appear more akin to music, with its vaguely defined, affectively rich ‘meaning.’’
- ‘Pat appears to ‘extend herself out’ to her father, but she does this only cognitively, not affectively.’
- ‘Another expected outcome of being affectively similar to others is a high self-perception of one's influence level in the group.’
- ‘His playing is at once affectively specific and goal oriented.’
- ‘According to the McMaster model of family functioning, parents need to be affectively involved with their children.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.