How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Mujer del emperador, soberana o princesa entre los antiguos peruanos.
el inca recibía al amanecer de manos de la coya, hermana y reina, un vaso de oro
adjective & noun
Argentina Peru Bolivia [indígena] Que es originario del altiplano boliviano, de los Valles Calchaquíes o de la puna argentina.
Argentina Peru Bolivia derogatory [persona] Que tiene rasgos aindiados o es de escasa cultura.
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.