Tag Archives: interest-words

  1. Calling All Wordies: Why Do You Love Language And Words?

    We're asking you, Dictionary.com wordies (a person with an enthusiastic interest in words and language; a logophile), to tell us why you love language and words. Go!
  2. Why Are You A “Wordie”?

    It's Dictionary Day on October 16! To honor the day, we've asked some of our favorite wordies (a person with an enthusiastic interest in words and language; a logophile) to tell us why they love language, words, and, of course, the dictionary!
  3. English Affixes From A To Z: A One-Stop List Of Suffixes, Prefixes, and Combining Forms

    In English, we love to make new words by adding all sorts of bits to the front and back of existing terms. These are called affixes, and they are added to the base or stem of a word. When attached to the end of word, the affix is called a suffix. And to the beginning? A prefix. Then there are combining forms, which can be …

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    “Cinnamon Words”: Words Famous Authors Can’t Get Enough Of