These web sites offer a range of stimulating articles and activities relating to words and language.
English Language Reference
An excellent language site full of articles on the origins of words; tips on writing, grammar, and style; words and quotes of the day; quizzes and much more from Oxford University Press. Find out more about how Oxford Dictionaries Online complements the Oxford English Dictionary Online.
From Rink Works, a free entertainment site.
Michael Quinion, a freelance writer, regularly updates this web site, which is a collection of articles on words and their use in current English and in history.
Sites for teachers
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