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The Oxford English Dictionary adds new words on a regular basis to reflect new cultural phenomena, but some of these words are just unbelievable.
Today is National Dictionary Day — here are the 10 most confusing words in the English language, according to Merriam-Webster
The most-looked up words in the Merriam-Webster's dictionary give us a peek into the most confusing words in the English language.
While definitions have been known to shift based on the way a word is commonly used, some popular uses are just plain wrong.
These all-too-common mistakes stem from confusion over when to use which word or phrase: fewer vs. less, it's vs. its, and then vs. than.
The 20th century had its fair share of slang words and terms that no one uses anymore. Can you guess what these 15 words mean?
Even the slickest grammarian struggles with proper comma use, so we compiled a list of the places in a sentence you'll need one — using ducks.
Like many languages, English borrows words and phrases from others. Here are the surprising origins of 10 everyday words.
The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended with eight winners. Can you identify the correct spellings of 10 words from this year's contest?
57% of Americans pronounce ‘merry,’ ‘marry,’ and ‘Mary’ the same, and it highlights a fascinating quirk of the Eng...
You're probably going to hear the phrase "merry Christmas" a lot over the next few days. But it might not always sound the same.