Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Thaler comes from the ranks of "behavioral economists," a group whose influence has grown significantly in the last few years.’
- ‘Even the behavioral economists just advocate more realistic models of human decision-making.’
- ‘His view was based on limited information, but much recent work by behavioural economists, games theorists, and evolutionary psychologists bear him out.’
- ‘Behavioural economists believe in "the endowment effect", a tendency for people to overvalue the status quo.’
- ‘Behavioural economists have shown that we sometimes procrastinate.’
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.