How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Detener provisionalmente a una persona sospechosa de haber cometido un delito.
los policías arrestaron a la pareja al intentar pasar la mercancía
Imponer un arresto a una persona.
los mandos lo arrestaban a menudo por su falta de disciplina
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.