How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Pino de tronco recto, con la corteza de un blanco ceniciento y resquebrajada, hojas largas, fuertes y rígidas de color verde oscuro y agrupadas en dos, y piñas pequeñas y largas con escamas punzantes; puede alcanzar hasta 40 metros de altura; la madera es muy elástica y rica en resina.
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.