Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The theory that human behaviour is determined by surrounding circumstances rather than by personal qualities.
- ‘No-one actually knows what situationism is because they everyone falls asleep within 2 seconds of starting to read a ‘text’.’
2A revolutionary political theory which regards modern industrial society as being inevitably oppressive and exploitative.
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.