National Dictionary Day
Posted by Amanda Ellison
National Dictionary Day takes place on 16 October.
Even the most experienced readers and writers make constant use of their dictionary. Whether you use a good old-fashioned dog-eared dictionary or an online version, show your appreciation of this game-changing resource.
Use the dictionary's special day to read a little about its history and complete a few activities!
First of all, read through a short history of the dictionary here:
Now brush up on your dictionary skills!
Collect some new words!
Share your dictionary facts here!