World Wide Words

Posted on Friday, May 16, 2008

World Wide Words is a very interesting website by Michael Quinion that presents his insightful comments on today's English and will be appreciated not only by native speakers but also by advanced students of ESL.


• Articles on a number of issues related to English usage

• Answers to usage questions asked by the site's subscribers

• Reviews of books on the English language

• Discussion of topical words and phrases used in newspapers or online documents

• Explanation of newly coined words and phrases which may have been missed by dictionaries

• Explanation of words and phrases that are rarely used, look strange, or refer to obscure subjects

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