Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The world external to the self, apprehended through the objects in it.
- ‘Style is transformed by interpretative schemes and tastes into a construct of the social and object worlds and is, above all, defined by difference.’
- ‘Your poetry is immediately striking for its phenomenological fidelity to the object world.’
- ‘Lizzie is forced to internalize her relationship to the object world; in both cases, jewels are terms of self-definition rather than concrete objects.’
- ‘As Eisenstein argues, ‘this disparity is,’ for Hegel, ‘the soul of subjectivity and the object world.’’
- ‘The new object world is not, contrary to received wisdom, one of appearances.’
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.