Useful resources for teaching linguistics!

Follow my #wordOTW hashtag on twitter (I ask my students to choose a ‘word of the week’ for our linguistics classes). Feel free to join in!

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The Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford Words Blog (the blog of the OED)

Urban Dictionary [edited by users, good resource for current, colloquial language]

Language: A Feminist Guide [Professor Debbie Cameron’s blog]

A Bit of Fun

Fry and Laurie, On Language

Blackadder, Dr Johnson