How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Tomar juramento a una persona.
juramentarse Comprometerse dos o más personas para hacer algo, en especial mediante un juramento.
sabía que varias familias, integradas en la Cosa Nostra, se habían juramentado para vengar a sus muertos
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.