How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Elemento químico de número atómico 83, masa atómica 208,980 y símbolo Bi; es un metal sólido de color blanco agrisado con tinte rojizo, poco maleable, duro, quebradizo, y mal conductor, que es bastante escaso en la naturaleza; se usa principalmente en la industria farmacéutica.
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.