How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Pez de agua dulce de unos 12 cm de longitud, cuerpo cilíndrico alargado, cabeza muy comprimida, tres pares de pequeños apéndices carnosos en la boca y una espina móvil debajo de cada ojo; vive en aguas poco movidas de la península ibérica y el norte de África.
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.