How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
América del Sur Planta gramínea parecida al bambú que tiene un tallo arbóreo, espinoso y lleno de agua, que suele medir hasta 20 m de alto por 20 cm de ancho; se utiliza en la construcción de instalaciones rurales.
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.