How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Ave zancuda de unos 25 cm de longitud, plumaje pardo rojizo o negro en el dorso y blanco en el vientre, y pico muy duro y macizo; se alimenta de moluscos e insectos que busca entre las piedras, vive en las costas, y su carne es comestible.
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.