Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A learning process in which behavior is modified by the reinforcing or inhibiting effects of the resulting consequences.
- ‘There are two sorts of learning processes underlying instrumental conditioning.’
- ‘Thus with both classical and instrumental conditioning, it is the relation of the conditioned stimulus to subsequent behavior that produces learning.’
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.