How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Mexico Andes Ponerse triste y melancólica [una persona].
Colombia informal Prepararse con rapidez para un hecho que sobreviene de modo inesperado.
cuando vieron el enemigo a la distancia, las tropas se apensionaron a recibirles con descargas de mortero y fusiles
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.