Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1893–1990), US psychiatrist. With his father he cofounded the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, 1920, where psychiatrists received training in psychoanalysis. In 1941, the Menninger Foundation, which he headed until 1990, was established.
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.