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?
Read the pros and cons, the polarized opinions, and weigh in on this bit of English grammar.
Learning & remembering vocabulary; memory techniques, useful words & spelling, using multi-sensory learning. Use of colour, rhythm & illustrations.
Words words words..step up to the buffet and choose carefully...select the deliciously crafted ones that will amuse, enchant, inflame, arouse, calm. Endless possibilities await as we choose.
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!
'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.
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.
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...
Colour is, of course, seen everywhere. The word is also used in phrases & idioms, as well as being applied to some events. Some people associate colour with abstract things & we have the artist's use of the colour wheel. Come & explore this colourful world with me.