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Merriam-Webster (American) meaning , etymology, pronunciation (+ audio) & thesaurus

Britannica dictionary

Visual dictionary by topics

American heritage: dictionary

The Century Dictionary (American, 1881) dictionary & encyclopedia: 500 000 meanings

Etymonline: etymological dictionary

Word info: etymology of English words derived from Latin and Greek words

Roget's Thesaurus: synonyms & broaders

Hyperdic: synonyms & broaders, meanings American dictionaries: Random House, American Heritage

Wordnik: American dictionaries: American Heritage, Century… & etymology, examples articles from American encyclopedias

Easier English, basic dictionary (2009)

Dictionary of synonyms & antonyms, Merriam-Webster (1984)

Encyclopedia of word and phrase origins by Robert Hendrickson (2008)

Dictionary of English pronunciation, with American variants, by Harold Palmer, James Victor Martin, Francis Blandford (1926)

Phonetic dictionary of the English language by Hermann Michaelis & Daniel Jones (1913)

Rhyme Desk: dictionary of rhymes

Phonetic word search with the International Phonetic Alphabet (Ipa)

RhymeZone: dictionary of rhymes

Rhymer: dictionary of rhymes

Encyclopædia Britannica, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information (1911)

Old English - Anglo-Norman - Middle English - Early Modern English (16th-18th) - Late Modern English (18th-20th)

Words & Expressions

Oxford English Dictionary: The word of the day (Twitter)

Merriam Webster: The word of the day

My first dictionary (humour)

English words of Indian origin (Amerindian)

English idioms, sayings and slang, by Wayne Magnuson (2009) online + online text

slang dictionary

English language

Reverso: spell checker, correction of spelling and grammar errors

SpellCheckPlus: spell checker, correction of spelling and grammar errors

Reverso: verb conjugation

UsingEnglish: irregular verbs, verb conjugation

EnglishTenses to learn English tenses

Education first: English grammar

Internet grammar of English

Common errors by Paul Brians

British Council: English course, grammar, textss (+ audio)

Oxford guide to English grammar, by John Eastwood (2002)

English grammar, a university course, by Angela Downing & Philip Locke (2006)

An introduction to English phonology by April McMahon (2002)

An introduction to English syntax by Jim Miller (2002)

Dictionary of English usage, Merriam-Webster (1989)

The elements of style by William Strunk (1918)

The King's English by Henry Fowler (1908)

books & papers about the English language: Google books | Internet archive | Academia | Wikipedia

Texts & Literature

British Library (United Kingdom)

Digital collections

Library of Congress (United States)

Project Gutenberg: books in English & other languages

Intratext: books as lexical hypertexts

Wikisource: online texts, by authors

University of Pennsylvania: online books

Cornell University Library: historical monographs collection

Library of Liberty: scholarly works about individual liberty

Project Gutenberg of Australia

Bible: English translations

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