How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Hacer que una cosa quede inservible para su función.
la descarga eléctrica de la tormenta inutilizó el alumbrado de la ciudad; aunque se recuperó de la lesión, le quedaron inutilizados algunos músculos faciales
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.