How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Spain informal Hacer que alguien haga algo que no quiere o no le conviene, mediante persuasión, engaño, etc.
Spain informal Tener una relación sexual con una persona.
él dudaba sobre su capacidad para llevarse al huerto a aquella jovencita
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.