Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- less common term for multiple-personality disorder
- ‘‘Part of schizophrenia is paranoia, though,’ said Colleluori, ‘which is far more common than split-personality disorder.’’
- ‘As almost everyone knows, Gollum is the character from The Lord of the Rings trilogy with a severe split-personality disorder.’
- ‘I think I'm going to have to fall back on my original diagnosis of Kristof as a columnist with split-personality disorder.’
- ‘They won't shy away from controversy, and already their film is being attacked for its handling of split-personality disorder.’
- ‘This gripping first novel is a moving study of split-personality disorder and of a psychiatrist's desperate efforts to rescue a tragically lost soul.’
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.