Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1908–70), US psychologist; full name Abraham Harold Maslow. A leader of the humanistic school of psychology, he postulated a “hierarchy of needs” to explain human motivation, and proposed "self-actualization." He wrote "Motivation and Personality" (1954)
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.