Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1900–80), US psychoanalyst and social philosopher; born in Germany. His works, which include "Escape from Freedom" (1941), "Man for Himself" (1947), and "The Sane Society" (1955), emphasize the role of culture in neurosis and strongly criticize materialist values.
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.