Here at Vocabulary.com, we believe that improving your vocabulary is a worthy goal in and of itself. But let's face it, sometimes a little kudos along the way can help you stay motivated — that's why points and achievements have been part of the learning experience here since day one. Today, we are proud to announce that we've "leveled-up" the way achievements work on Vocabulary.com. We're pretty excited about it, and we hope you will be too. Read on for all the details. Continue reading...
The latest holiday no one gets off from work is National Fragrance Day — March 21. In the spirit of the smelliest of holidays, take a whiff of these odor-related words. Continue reading...
Is Dreyer's English "utterly correct"? Of course not, as the author would be the first to acknowledge. But it's compulsively readable, thoroughly helpful, and delightfully funny. For anyone who cares about writing well, it's an utterly essential addition to your shelf of most-reached-for reference books. Continue reading...
There's less than two months to go in the 2018-19 season. Find out which schools put the pedal to the metal in their race for the top spots on the leaderboards. Continue reading...
Here's our shortlist of texts to read with your students before, during, and after Women's History Month, each paired with a ready-made vocab list. Continue reading...
A desert is a hot and dry place like the Sahara, but add an s and some whipped cream and you have a dessert, a sweet treat to eat. Dessert has two s's because you always want two. (If you prefer two arid ecosystems, that's on you.) Continue reading...
In honor of National Inventor's Day, here's our salute to the ingenious vocabulary of new ideas. Continue reading...
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