Read the pros and cons, the polarized opinions, and weigh in on this bit of English grammar.
Do we really need 'silent' AND 'quiet', or 'angry', 'mad', 'incensed', 'nonplussed', 'disgruntled', AND 'enraged'? Do all these synonyms enrich or language or just make it too hard to learn?
There are a lot of delicate snowflakes around who find certain words objectionable and it’s not the profane cuss words we’re talking about.
Writing a dictionary can seem to be a humanly impossible task if one looks at the size, volume and information that goes into one. Not to mention, the meticulous structuring and detailing. However, there were individuals who dedicated, single-minded and almost single-handed, their lives to this task
'Morph' can refer to various shapes or creatures, can be a cartoon character or can apply to human form and languages. Find out more about it & read a short poem.
50 frequently confused and misspelled words. Misspelled words meaning. Light-hearted rhyme for you to peruse over time. Commonly Misspelled Words.
Commonly misused, mixed-up, and mistaken words, with their proper spellings and definitions.
Have you ever made up silly words just for fun? I mean as an adult. Kids do this all the time, but it seems to be lost fun for many adults.
You may have heared many times this term, juxtaposition, and never new what it means? Before listing some juxtaposition examples, I would like to make a clear, laymen's definition of this concept, so that not only the linguistic experts will...
'Round' is a common word but how often do you use it in phrases & idioms? Explore with me how the word appears in everyday English, as well as in Music, Theatre & Writing.