How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Gasto excesivo e innecesario de dinero o bienes materiales.
el proyecto se abandonó porque suponía un tremendo despilfarro y una pérdida de tiempo
Gasto excesivo de tiempo, energías, medios, etc..
ahorrar energía supone luchar contra el despilfarro inútil
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.