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?
Commonly misused, mixed-up, and mistaken words, with their proper spellings and definitions.
Learning & remembering vocabulary; memory techniques, useful words & spelling, using multi-sensory learning. Use of colour, rhythm & illustrations.
Tongue twisters will help you to work all your articulation muscles and will improve your pronunciation and fluency.They're used by public speakers, actors, and politicians who want to sound better when speaking. Though many of tongue twisters are...
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.
'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.
Read the pros and cons, the polarized opinions, and weigh in on this bit of English grammar.
Let's start with a basic definition of the word "juxtaposition": ...a literary technique in which two or more ideas, places, characters and their actions are placed side by side in a narrative or a poem for the purpose of developing comparisons...
Don't know if you should use "weather" or "whether"? Read on to discover other commonly confused words and what the differences is between them!
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.