How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Causar [el calor excesivo] bochorno a alguien.
Causar sonrojo o rubor a una persona por hacerle sentir vergüenza.
la irregular conducta de su suegra y su carencia de principios la deprimían casi tanto como la abochornaban
abochornarse Enfermar [las plantas] a causa del calor excesivo.
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.