How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
[persona] Que tiene un vicio o una costumbre tan arraigados que no los puede abandonar.
un fumador empedernido; un bohemio empedernido
Que es propio o característico de estas personas.
un empedernido y sistemático comportamiento antisocial
A lot of people get compliment and complement confused: they’re pronounced in the same way and have very similar spellings but they have completely different meanings.
The question of whether the word internet should be capitalized is so passionately debated and rife with controversy that it has its own Wikipedia article.
We’ve delved into the Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary to come up with some historical substitutions for hug as a verb.