Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The doctrine ascribing the connection between mental and bodily events to the continuing intervention of God.
- ‘Throughout Letters, Norris defends his occasionalism against Astell's critiques.’
- ‘Edwards' mental phenomenalism is a natural extension of his occasionalism and views on substance.’
- ‘Cordemoy was one of the first, if not the first, to argue that Cartesian metaphysics leads to occasionalism.’
- ‘Plastic nature enables Cudworth to account for the providential ordering of the universe without falling into the trap of occasionalism.’
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.