Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A theory that emphasizes the bond formed by an infant toward its mother (or other principal caregiver) and its pre-eminent influence on behaviour in adolescent and adult relationships.
1960s; earliest use found in Merrill-Palmer Quarterly.
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.