In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This is not only true with spelling checkers and tax programs, it's also true with industrial applications.
- Before you submit your page to the search engines, run the page through an html checker and a spelling checker.
- One major drawbacks is that it doesn't include a spelling checker.
- I will ‘learn to spell’ when he gets a spelling checker.
- If Microsoft Word's spelling checker's autocorrection feature is switched on, it capitalises the word for you.
- Away from spelling checkers, way out in the email chatrooms, anything goes.
- I found that version 8 always crashed if I ever used the spelling checker.
- Bellow is a verb meaning ‘emit a loud, deep, hollow, prolonged sound such as a bull might make, or to speak or shout in a manner reminiscent of this’; that's why a spelling checker wouldn't have caught the mistake.
- Several people have written in to point out that Microsoft Word's spelling checker corrects ‘Grammelot’ to ‘Trammeled’, and is therefore the most probable culprit in this case.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.