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#Vocabulary

# vocabulary - Thursday 2 November, 2017

'Fake news' is the 2017 word of the year*

*According to Collins Dictionary.

# vocabulary - Sunday 2 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Only A True Vocabulary Master Will Get 10/10 In This Homonyms Quiz

Only A True Vocabulary Master Will Get 10/10 In This Homonyms Quiz

Homonyms: Words that share the same pronunciation, but have different meanings.

# vocabulary - Thursday 4 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge How Good Is Your Vocabulary? Pop Quiz

How Good Is Your Vocabulary?

Do you talk real good? Find out in here.

# vocabulary - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Old Irish Slang Word Should You Use Every Day? Quiz

Which Old Irish Slang Word Should You Use Every Day?

Get in here now and take this important quiz.

# vocabulary - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 48 names for things you didn't know had names Essentials

48 names for things you didn't know had names

Do you have a Googleganger?

# vocabulary - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Column: 10 ways my American English is fighting Hiberno English for survival

‘Craic’, ‘hoover’, ‘press’ – just some unique words Irish people have made their own. But if you are not a native to Ireland do these words make any sense and would you use them? Larry Donnelly compares his American English to Hiberno English in a word-off.

# vocabulary - Saturday 24 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge The words that most annoyed YOU in 2011 AMAZEBALLS

The words that most annoyed YOU in 2011

We asked our readers what words or phrases, like, literally absolutely drove them nuts at the end of the day. They certainly told us.

# vocabulary - Thursday 25 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge OMG! Social networking takes hold... on the English dictionary Say What?

OMG! Social networking takes hold... on the English dictionary

A new Chambers Dictionary includes “BFF” and “unfriending” – but not “sexting”. Find out which other words made the cut…