Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Of, belonging to, or characteristic of Althusser; especially relating to or designating his reinterpretation of traditional Marxism in the light of structuralist theories.
An advocate or adherent of Althusserian theories.
1960s; earliest use found in The Times Literary Supplement. From the name of Louis Althusser, French Marxist philosopher + -ian.
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.