Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A psychological disorder attributed to inadequate attachment to the mother (or other principal caregiver) during infancy; (more widely) a failure to develop emotional attachments in the usual or expected manner.
1970s; earliest use found in Psychoanalytic Study of Child.
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.