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Writing – instead of using “look” use…

Writing Aid - Words to use instead of 'Look' — Lana Corry I can use this resource to help students to improve their word choice in their writing.

"Would You Like A Synonym With That?" Synonym Word Wall- This display would be a great way to get students to expand their vocabulary by visually seeing the different words they can use or by adding more synonyms to the wall.

Synonym display literacy English school primary "I find this hilarious! But also a more engaging way than just looking up things in a thesaurus. Fun for the classroom and accessible to students!

Minutiae = the small, precise details that makes one unique.

Minutiae (n) .the small, precise details that makes one unique the finer points and subtleties

My 4th junior high english class: VOCABULARY

This is really helpful when writing persuasive and compare/contrast essays. Original caption: My junior high english class: VOCABULARY

Eunoia is the shortest English word containing all five main vowel graphemes. It comes from the Greek word εὔνοια, meaning “well mind” or “beautiful thinking"..*

The 2017 Blogging Ideas to Grow your Audience.

Beautiful thoughts and a well mind. Eunoia is the shortest English word containing all five main vowel graphemes. It comes from the Greek word εὔνοια, meaning “well mind” or “beautiful thinking.

Feeling Wheel ~ helps you get to the core  when you’re overwhelmed with many emotions  this is so cool  THIS IS REALLY IMPORTANT

For all the writers out there it can be difficult finding the perfect emotion for your character, whether your character is sad, angry, or surprised those words can seem to get a bit boring. so i introduce the Writer's Wheel of emotion. Enjoy - J.

Deipnosophist: a person who is an adept conversationalist at the table

English words with Greek origin. -Deipnosophist: a person who is an adept conversationalist at the table

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

32 Of The Most Beautiful Words In The English Language

Online English Thesaurus from Collins: More than 500,000 synonyms and antonyms - With definitions, meanings, phrases, and examples.

The official Collins English-German Dictionary online. Over German translations of English words and phrases.

Manning the ramparts: a hillfort on the edge of Empire

Investigation of a lost Iron-Age hillfort in Southern Scotland led to the discovery of a large defensive ditch, constructed during the time of the Pictish Wars