Root word of the day - so my kids will think I'm nerdy, and thank me later. (Maybe.)
Word Roots: And you thought pugs were gentle creatures?! Another very helpful word root to know!
From boaby to bawheed. More
The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a compendium of invented words written by John Koenig. Each original definition aims to fill a hole in the language—to give a name to emotions we all might...
Dictionary of Scottish dialect, printable booklet for kids
Gaelic Mini-dictionary. Scots Gaelic is just different enough from Irish Gaelic to need this.
Vocabulary Help: Word Root "CHRON" (Time)
This 'Dictionary of Old Occupations' can be very interesting. Add these details and definitions to the "notes" in your tree to make it come alive.
Insouciant - free from concern, worry, or anxiety. Origin Insouciant entered English from French, based on the French verb soucier meaning "to worry." Ultimately it finds its roots in the Latin sollicitāre meaning "to disturb."
The YUNiversity — Vocabulary Help: Word Root "BELLI" (War) More