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Certain words can leave some people perplexed.

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.
"Selfie" is a real word now.

30 words you won’t believe were actually added to the dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary adds new words on a regular basis to reflect new cultural phenomena. Some of these words are very silly.
You're probably not using these words correctly.

25 words that you’re probably using incorrectly

While definitions have been known to shift based on the way a word is commonly used, some popular uses are just plain wrong.

20 amazing words that don’t exist in English — but really should

There are so many words in other languages that perfectly describe scenarios we experience every day, but have no English equivalent.

12 common grammar mistakes you’re probably making right now (and how to avoid them)

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.
It's easy to delete your own YouTube videos on a phone or computer.

How to change your YouTube language on a computer or mobile device

You can change your YouTube language on a computer or mobile device. Here's what you need to know to do it.

39 words and phrases you’re using at work that make you sound dumb

Stop saying these things, like, legit, right now.
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How to change the keyboard language on a Mac computer, and switch between different languages with just a click

You can change the keyboard language on a Mac computer between dozens of different languages by accessing your Mac's System Preferences menu.

18 things that have totally different names depending on where in the US you’re from

Some parts of Wisconsin and Rhode Island call drinking fountains "bubblers." In New England, a milkshake is often called a "frappe."
September 11 changed the way Americans talk about terrorist attacks.

The surprising effect 9/11 had on the English language

The phrase "9/11" caught the attention of linguists and changed the way we talk about terrorist attacks. Linguists have noted how the name people assigned to the attacks, "9/11," is now a blueprint for naming other terrorist incidents around the world.