How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Chile Colombia Mexico Argentina Incitar [el jinete] al caballo, picándolo con los talones.
Mexico informal Pedir prestado o regalado algo, especialmente dinero.
Mexico Ejercer la prostitución [una persona].
Mexico informal Caminar mucho y sin rumbo [una persona].
En el rugby, dar con los talones al balón para sacarlo de la melé.
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.