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Learn About Plain English and Avoid Vague Words

List of English Words You Should Avoid Using if giving formal advice or information.


Free CVC Word Board Games

Free CVC board games! Fun word family activities or literacy centers for kindergarten or first grade.


Owl Opposites Flashcards ~ Free Printable

Owl Opposites Flashcards ~ what a cute way to teach opposites! Adorable owls showing many different opposite words {hot - cold, short - tall, wet - dry and many more!} Free printable flashcards are great for early childhood education!


Oxymoron by Melissa... I wrote this song primarily out of my own interests. This song explains oxymoron, and gives examples that transcend into everyday communication. Since oxymoron are "side by side words that are opposite in meaning," many examples permeate into everyday oral language. I like to analyze these examples as they come up in conversation and in literature to give my students experience with real world examples on a continual basis.


Coddiwomple {English slang word} ~ (v.) to travel in a purposeful manner towards a vague destination.