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Adjectives - Meanings and Definitions of adjectives
American English - words where American usage differs from British
Anagrams - some amusing anagrams that come up in quizzes from time to time
Australian slang  - a.k.a. Strine 
Definitions - which word means ... ? (cf. Meanings and Adjectives)
Figures of speech  
Foreign words and phrases - what they mean in English
Foreign words and phrases - miscellaneous - more general things about non-English words and phrases
Languages - things about languages
Meanings - what does this word mean? (cf. Definitions and Adjectives)
Military terms  
Nautical terms  
Orthography - printers' marks, alphabets, etc.
Phrases and sayings - things about English phrases and sayings (e.g. where they originate)
Prefixes and suffixes - definitions and examples
Rhyming slang - no longer the exclusive preserve of the Cockneys! 
Slang - various types of English slang
Source Languages - which language did various English words originate in?
Spelling - some tricky words that might come up in quizzes
Words - other - things about words that don't fit anywhere else!

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