Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to a sentence:‘sentential meaning’
- ‘This is an algebraic expression of the disjunctive normal form theorem of sentential logic.’
- ‘For many people, ‘feel like’ has become a complex verb that takes sentential complements.’
- ‘By way of contrast, most sentential logics, while able to express inconsistencies, are complete and correct.’
- ‘His treatment of conditional sentences and disjunctions is more difficult to appraise, but it is at any rate clear that Aristotle made no efforts to develop a sentential logic.’
- ‘There are no sentential complements, though pronouns and some noun phrases can be used to refer to explicit or evoked propositions.’
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.