- Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Looking for a quote...?
- Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary & Thesaurus
The complete Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus online — free and searchable with definitions and audio pronunications, as well as the Word of the Day and word games.
- The Phrase Finder
From Merry Olde England comes this nice site which gives the "meanings and origins of phrases, sayings, cliches and
quotes," including proverbs, popular fallacies and phrases related to the body.
- Plain Language Resources
From the Plain Language Association International comes a relatively short set of tips and guidelines for clear writing.
- Treasure Chest of Web Resources – Writing (Henrico County Public Schools)
A pointer site to all manner of writing resources.
A nice mix of games and puzzles to help develop general vocabulary.
- Word A Day
Vocabulary development at pre-GED and GED levels. One may subscribe for daily e-mail delivery,
if so inclined (or obsessed).
- Writing Rubrics and Checklists (NALD/Samaritan House)
From our Canadian friends comes this index page linked to all manner of tools covering biographies,
techinical writing, business letters, essays, journals and much, much more.
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