Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
After this, therefore resulting from it: used to indicate that a causal relationship has erroneously been assumed from a merely sequential one.
- ‘The fallacy of Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc occurs when something is assumed to be the cause of an event merely because it happened before that event.’
- ‘The relevant fallacy is post hoc ergo propter hoc.’
- ‘When I say that post hoc ergo propter hoc is my favorite fallacy, I mean two things: first, I am a nerd, and second, I love that this simple phrase diagnoses so many logical and scientific missteps.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.