Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A type of questionnaire designed to reveal the respondent's personality traits.
- ‘The same group also scored higher than others on the ‘openness’ scale of the five-factor personality inventory.’
- ‘The most commonly used test has been the California personality inventory.’
- ‘The MBTI is a widely used personality inventory with positive evidence of its construct validity.’
- ‘At each age, the women completed personality inventories and answered questions on a variety of topics including marriage, family and work.’
- ‘There are several types of interest, workplace, and personality inventories that can be administered to help you obtain a profile of strong points about yourself.’
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.