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When you love something, you really like to talk about it. A lot. We like to talk about English, about how it's used, how it's changing, where it comes from and where it's going to. We talk about it on our blog, on Facebook and on Twitter and we love talking about English with you. The Love English community grows a bit bigger every day. Join the conversation – it's great to hear what other language lovers have to say.

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Open Dictionary

English is so adaptable. Once it's been embraced by a culture, it begins to mould itself to fit it – so practicall.y every country in the world has its own kind of English, and the Open Dictionary is an ever-growing word bank of English as it is spoken by particular people in particular places. Add words to the Open Dictionary here.

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