How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Apartarse del tono adecuado al cantar o al tocar un instrumento.
alguien en el coro desafina; el pianista era malo y el violinista desafinaba
Hacer que un instrumento musical pierda el tono adecuado.
desafinar un piano; la guitarra se ha desafinado
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.