An idiom is a phrase where the words together have a meaning that is different from the dictionary definitions of the individual words. Here, we provide a dictionary of 3,715 English idiomatic expressions with definitions from UsingEnglish.com.
A fully cross-referenced English glossary of linguistic and grammatical terms. Each grammar definition contains an explanation and cross-references to other relevant grammar terms from UsingEnglish.com.
A list of 211 common English irregular verbs, including their base form, past simple, past participle, 3rd person singular, and the present participle / gerund. Click on a verb to view extended information about it from UsingEnglish.com.
This site, created by Michael Quinion, tries to record at least some part of this shifting wordscape by featuring new words, word histories, the background to words in the news, and the curiosities of native English speech.