English Learning Notes


English words and phrases for ESL learners and teachers, many with example sentences, explanations and quizzes

euphemism (noun): mild or pleasant language used instead of language that is unpleasant or offensive, for example pass away instead of die

Dictionary or Thesaurus?
Dictionaries and thesauruses are reference books for words. But what's the difference between them? When do we use a dictionary and when do we use a thesaurus?