The first episode of The Simpsons aired twenty-five years ago, on 17 December, 1989, and since then, English has never been
Learn more about the interesting origins of English idioms and words.
Have you ever wondered whether a penguin is a bird, or whether a tomato is a fruit or a vegetable? Here you'll find a collection of answers to peculiar questions.
Oxford Dictionaries | Arabic is a groundbreaking new online dictionary of Modern Standard Arabic and English based on modern usage.
Talk to fellow word-lovers across the globe, ask language questions, and share your expertise.
Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium
Explore a host of interesting words, from 'absquatulate' to 'zetetic'...
This animation uses data from the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) to show how English has developed by borrowing or adapting
Each winter, as the Jewish festival of lights approaches, English speakers grapple with the question of how to spell its