How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Mexico Membrana transparente que recubre la penca del maguey y que se usa para envolver alimentos que se cuecen al vapor; los aztecas la emplearon para escribir.
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.