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The 26 letters in alphabetical order
English Phonetic Spelling Alphabet
A for Alpha, B for Bravo, C for Charlie. How some police, military and others spell words for maximum clarity
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Synonyms and Antonyms
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Selected English quotations, giving author details, word definitions and contextual notes
English sayings and proverbs, with possible interpretations, word definitions, explanations, origins, quizzes and answers
Conversational phrases are expressions that are typically used in speaking, less so in writing.
English slang words and phrases, with definitions, sample sentences, origins, notes, warnings, quizzes and answers
A reference of English phrasal verbs, with definitions, explanations, example sentences, quizzes and answers
Common English idioms in categories, with meanings, example sentences and quizzes.
Hundreds more idioms with definitions, explanations, sample sentences, quizzes and answers
Collocations are words that go together, like fast food or vaguely remember. These pages explain collocations and give examples.
Over one thousand collocations with example sentences, notes and quizzes
Power of 7
A light-hearted look at vocabulary and curiosities in handy chunks of 7
British vs American Vocabulary
Some of the main differences in terms of words
The language of meauring weight, in British and American English
Some common male and female equivalent terms for people, occupations and family members