Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘this case appears to defy all logic’
reason, judgement, logical thought, rationality, cognition, wisdom, sagacity, sound judgement, sense, good sense, common sense, rationale, sanity
deduction, inference, syllogistic reasoning
informal horse sense
2‘the economic logic of the argument’
reasoning, line of reasoning, chain of reasoning, process of reasoning, argument, argumentation
3‘the study of logic’
science of reasoning, science of deduction, science of thought, dialectics, argumentation, ratiocination
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.