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Ager, Simon. 2007, Omniglot Bibliography (list).

Bayard, Pierre. 2007, How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read (review and synopsis), Bloomsbury, New York.

Biber, Douglas. 2012, Corpus Linguistics (book, toc), Sage, London.

Bringhurst, Robert. 2006, The Tree of Meaning (review, browse), Counterpoint, Berkeley.

Chomsky, Noam. 2003, Chomsky on Democracy and Education (preview), RoutledgeFalmer, New York.

Crystal, David. 1997, The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language (review), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Fischer, Steven Roger. 2004, A History of Writing, Reaktion Books, London.

Fogarty, Mignon. 2009, Grammar Girl Devotional (excerpt, facebook), Henry Holt and Co., New York.

Heller-Roazen, Daniel. 2008, Echolalias: On the Forgetting of Language (synopsis), The MIT Press, Cambridge. Publications Area (index).

Martin, Benjamin. 1737, A Philological Library of Literary Arts and Sciences (digitized Oct 12, 2005), Idle & Noon, London.

Ogg, Oscar. 1948, The 26 Letters (post), Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York.

Parkes, Malcolm Beckwith. 1993, Pause and effect: Punctuation in the West (review), University of California Press, Berkeley. 

Phipps Alison. 2004, Modern Languages (book), Sage, London.

Pullum, Geoffrey. 2003, Language Log (blog), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.

Slevc, Robert, et ali. 2012, Music and Early Language Acquisition (paper), University of Glasgow, Glasgow.

Turabian, Kate. 2007, A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (toc) University of Chicago Press, Chicago.

Unesco. 2008, ‘Languages Matter!’ (, .pdf).

White, Elwyn Brooks. 2009, The Elements of Style (wiki, online, audio), Allyn and Bacon, Boston.

Yee, Danny. Linguistics Books Reviews (list).



English,, oxford, wordnik, phrases, thesaurus, morewords, wordreference,, englishforums, usingenglish, grammar







Indo-European,, pokorny-etymological/index

Italian,,,,,, grammatica, sintassi, proverbi, aforismi, sinonimi, verbi, etimologia,


Japanese,,,, kanji,

Chinese,, chardict,,






Google Multilingual Translator,


European Word Translator,

Babylon Multilingual Translator, Dictionaries,

TFD by Farlex,


Webster’s Multilingual,


Italian Proverbs,

LingoZ Online Dictionary Community,

Linguist List Dictionaries,

The Shorter Thesaurus,

The Visual Dictionary,

Oddcast Text-To-Speech,

Acronym Finder,

Languages and Linguistics

SIL Ethnologue: Languages of the World,

Omniglot Tower of Babel,

Linguistic Family Tree,, .jpg

ScriptSource (Writing Systems, Computers and People),

World’s Language Families,

Languages Relations,

Languages Sites (Verbivore) by R. Lederer,

Word Lists,,, numerical, Q-no-U, Vs, atkinson

Europe Linguistic Map,

World’s Most Spoken Languages Infographic Map,

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages,,,

“Representing IPA phonetics in ASCII” by E. Kirshenbaum,

Phonetic Fonts,

Google Noto (800 Languages),

Mora Phonology Unit,

“Guide to Grammar and Style” by J. Lynch,

Punctuation Made Simple by G. Olson,

Punctuation Guide by D. Hartwell,

Comparison of Languages Lenght,

EServer Accesible Writing,

Encyclopedia Mythica,

Etymology and History of First Names,,,,,

“Why Machines Alone Cannot Solve the World’s Translation Problem” by N. Kelly,

“Pierre Joris On Translation” by M. Qualey,

“Learning Vocabulary” by S. Ager,

“The Probable Language Brain” by T. May,,

“Language Tangle: Predicting & Facilitating Outcomes in Language Education” by T. May,

“Words” by T. Judt,

“Common Errors in English” by P. Brians,

“Esperanto-like Universal Typeface”,

“How Philosophy Pays Off” by E. Steinhart,

“On Language” by J. Reeves,

“Why Some Languages Sound So Fast” by S. Jarvis,

“Language is a Sense, Like Touch” by M. McLuhan,

“Discourse Analysis: Spoken Language” by P. Mikolić,

“The Bilingual Advantage” by C. Dreifus,

“The Benefits of a Bilingual Brain” by M. Nacamulli,,

“Lingua Italiana e Altra Linguistica” by M. Pistone,


“Wordlings in a Web 2.0 World” by C. Lee,

“Language and the Negative ‘Invented’ Man” by K. Burke,

“How Words Enter the Language” by M. Quinion,

“Translation as Cryptography as Translation” by M. Liberman,

“Languages, Scripts, and Typefaces” by G. Leonidas,

“Barthes and the Fountain Pen: An Intimate Obsession” by M.D. Niski,

“Phonetikana: English and Japanse Script” by M. Johnson,

“The Devil's Dictionary” by A. Bierce,

“The Government Does Not Control Your Grammar” by D. Baron,

“The Quantum Language” by D.W. Miller,


Glossary of Computer Acronyms,

Tautology in Logic and Rhetoric,

Thinkmap Visual Thesurus,

Dictionary of the History of Ideas,

Linguist List Teaching and Learning,

Writing Systems,


Paleography: Dedicated Linkography,

Editing and Stylebook

(APS) Associated Press Stylebook,,

(APA) American Psychological Association,,

(CMS) Chicago Manual of Style,, citation/guide;,,

(USG) U.S. Government Printing Office Style Manual,

(IEP) Editorial Rules, Regole Redazionali,

(MLA) Modern Language Association,,,;

Interactive Citation Styles Guide,

The Punctuation Guide,

Writing & Styles

Latin terms (i); dashes (i) (ii) (iii) (n) (m); quotations (i); hyphen (i) (ii) (iii);

titles (i); footnotes (i) (ii); numbers (i); punctuation (i) (ii) (iii);

ligatures (i); irony (i) (ii); exclamation (i), emailing (i).

“Punctuation Handout” by S. Robbins (Editing Workshop),

“The Semicolon: English Punctuation Theory and Teaching Practice” by P. Bruthlaux,

“Marginalia (on Punctuation)” by E.A. Poe,

“Paleography of Punctuation” by S. Reimer,

“Pause and Effect, Punctuation in the West” by M.B. Parkes,

“Punctuation Resources” by J. Rubin,

“Punctuation Marks That You Never Knew Existed” by J. Shepherd,

“Punctuation in Novels” by A. Calhoun,

“Two Spaces After a Period: Why You Should Never, Ever Do It.” by F. Manjoo,

“Why You Should Never, Ever Use Two Spaces Between Sentences” by N. Jackson,

“One Space Between Sentences” by M. Butterick,

“How Many Spaces After a Period? Ending the Debate” by D. Bricker, 

“There Is Only One Space After a Period” by B. Hill,

“Clear, Concise, Compelling” TOC,

“The Literature Review: a Few Tips” by D. Taylor,

“How To Write a Thesis” by IEU,

“How To Write a Book” by S. Berkun,

“Writing Tips” by Writer’s Block,

“Proofreading Tips” by M. Fogarty,

“Tips for Editing and Revising” by ————,

“Which Versus That” by ————,

“Writing for Dyslexic Readers” by ————,

“Do Research and Write Essays” by W. Rapaport,

“No More Spilled Ink” by C. Malamed,

Avoiding Plagiarism,,,,

10 Typographical Rules by FTF,

Ten Typographic Mistakes Everyone Makes,

Copyediting List,

“How To Write 1000 Words” by S. Berkun,, video

“What Copyeditors Do” by S. Berkun,

“Writing SI Units and Symbols” by C. Poynton,

“Typesetting of Technical Documents” by ————,

Tips On Using Email Effectively,

“Email (let's drop the hyphen)” by D. Knuth,

“Internet :-) :-( Smilings or Emoticons” by A. Harmon,,

Donger List,

“Has Modern Life Killed the Semicolon ?” by P. Collins,


“France Says English Disease Should Be Brought to a Full Stop”,

Apostrophe RIP,,

Apostrophe (’) Use,

Punctuator RSS Feeds and Punctuation Marks by K. Çanlıoğlu,

“Punctuation Education“ by L. Truss,, guide.pdf

“The Secret Life of Punctuation” by K. Houston,

“Interview With a Semicolon” by T. Gething,,

“Review of Writing Pedagogies” by C. Friend,

“Bill Walsh, Copy Editor and Witty Authority On Language” by A. Bernstein,

CamelCase or InterCaps,

The ‘Unnecessary’ Quotation Marks Blog,

The Economist Style Guide,

The Periodic Table of Storytelling,

EU Commission for European Standards: Literary,

Underlines in Forms,

Guide to Quotes and Quotations by Samuel Johnson,

MLA Formatting Quotations,

Non English Usage of Quotation Marks,

“Typography & Font Managments” by M. Witherell,

Online English Handbook 1.2 (Mac OS Classic),

Typing Speed Test,

Ergonis Typinator,


Spell Check




“Why Spell Check is Essential” by R. Walles,

“Why Spell Checks Matter” by R. Walles,

“Facts About Spell Checker” by R. Walles,

“Proper Spelling Is Important To the Career” by R. Walles,

“Spell Check Articles,

“Typo Hunt” by J. Deck,,

Word Counting

Words Count,

SMOG Readability Calculator,,

Syllabe Counter,

Letter Frequency Meter,



“Writing Studio (Resources for Writers)” by Duke University,

TLE – Teaching and Learning Excellence – UW Madison,

Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab,

NLP Neuro-linguistic Programming,,

TIP Language Domain,

Linguist List Text and Computer Tools, Language Forums,

Evertype by M. Everson,

“Gentium – a typeface for the nations” by V. Gaultney,

“Languages at a Glance” by E. Sorkin,

“Which Country; Which Language?”, by J. Greenwood,

MyFonts International Typography,

Font Language Coverage,

Language Support Examples,

Hyphenation Online Tool (multilanguage),

Hyphenation Online Tool (English only),

“Lyric Hyphenator” by J. Brennan,

Study Skills Glossary,

Indispensable Writing Resources,

“Semiotics and Writing Systems” by A. Proskurina,

Multilingual Hemingway for Wordpress by M. Bryński,

Language & Learning Skills Writing Resources,

Henry Miller On Writing,

“Charlotte Mason’s Coposition and Grammar” by S.W. Bauer,

Latin Transliteration Norms,

Unesco Linguistic Resources,

International Federation of Translators (IFT),

The Language of Šekspīrs (on EU Diacritics),

Bulwer-Lytton Contest Winners,

Nobel Prize Winners Elastic List,

English Grammar Myths,,

Esercizi di Italiano Zanichelli,

“Lists: Theory and Practice”, by E. Tufte,

“How to Write a Book Proposal” by E. Lupton,

“Writing 101” by E. Lupton,

“How to Be a Poet” by W. Berry,

“Happy Writers are Better Writers” by H.G. Egmont,

“How To Make a Music Bibliography”,

“How-To Guides, Glossaries, Timelines, etc.” by R. Johnson,

“Dictionary Design Bibliography” thread,

“Linguistically Relevant Links” by F. Karlsson,

“Microtipografia: Il Progetto dei Nuovi Dizionari Collins” at P. Biľak,

“Glossary of Internet and Web Jargon” by UC Berkeley, 

“On Facebook Timeline: Teaching Data to Speak Humanely” by D. Breunig,

“Internet Phasing Out Printed Oxford Dictionary” by S. Hui,

“How Our Language Differs Depending On Who and What We Are” by UPenn,

“Endpoint Adds ‘Wayfinding’ to the Oxford English Dictionary” by A. Richings,

Glossario di Organizzazione della Conoscenza,

“What Is the Most Beautiful Number and Why” quora,

“Ten Recipes for Persuasive (Website) Content” by C. Jones,

“How Crafty Word Order Can Instantly Improve Your Writing” by P. Yaffe,

“Developing Effective Writing Assignments” by L.M. Hermsen,

“Ways to Make Vocabulary Notebooks Work” by R. Ledbury,

“Reading Bear” by L. Sanger,

“Did Shakespeare Write his Plays” by N. St.Clair and A. Williams, 

Developing Teachers Tips,

CTS Centre for Textual Scholarship,

Poetry Glossary,

Lyrics Directory,

Rap Star Name Generator,

RhymeZone Finder,

Conversion Equivalences,,

Chemistry Periodic Table,

The RSPB UK Bird Guide,

“The Cook’s Thesaurus” by L. Alden,

Advertising Glossary by M.J. Motto,

Encyclopedia of Western Signs and Ideograms,

Significato dei Simboli e Simbolismo,

The International Plant Names Index,

Flower Meanings, picture-atlas,,,

Dizionario dei Fiori,,

Dream Dictionary,,

“Papua New Guinea Land of 800 Languages (Map)” by A. Hatfelder,

Christian Symbols by R. Koch,

Islam Glossary,

Sanskrit Yoga Glossary by G. Feuerstein,

“What Is Reading? An Excerpt from Reading for Understanding” by C. Cziko et ali,

“The Solid Form of Language” review by J.D. Berry,

“Writing, Literacy & Orality in Ancient China” bibliography by W. Behr,

“Cursive Writing May Be Fading Skill, But So What?” by T. Breen,

“Handwriting vs. Typing” by A. Chemin,

“A Curious Case Of Foreign Accent Syndrome” by J. Greenhalgh,

“The World's Worst Typos” by The Guardian,

“Fahrenheit 451” by R. Bradbury,,

“What is a Story Beat?” by R. Carr,

“Lines of Thought” by J. Garvey,

EEA Multilingual Environmental Glossary,

Italy Surnames Map Database,

GeoGeek Glossary,

Wordorigins Resources,

Dizionario Fralenuvol dei Proverbi Italiani,

Omniglot Radio Sations,

Omniglot Newspapers & Magazines List,

Omniglot Foreign Phrases,

First Thousand Words in English (and audio),


Action Verbs,

Anagram Generators,,

“Anagram Studies” Thesis by D. Bailey,,

Technopaegnia (Figure Poems),

A Word A Day,

Jabberwacky Chatterbot,,,; news

“Grawlix: Cursing, A Word For That @#$%&?!!” by J. Hoefler,

“Automatic Flatterer” by G. Oakley,

“Bob Hayes NFL Hall of Fame Forgery” by T. Phinney,

“The Power of the Word” by P. Kemp,

I Could Care Less, A Loated Phrase Turns 50” by J. Freeman,

“Thank You” in many languages and other greetings by J. Runner,

“Developing Effective Writing Assignments” by L.M. Hermsen,

“The Visual Nuclei Hypothesis” threads,,,,

“Ð/ð and Þ/þ; The Icelandic Language” by A. Kandal,,

The Longest Word in English,,


ArtLex Art Dictionary,

Credopedia Search Engine on Religion,

NNDB People Activities,

Dictionarist Online Talking,

“Greek To Me”: Mapping Mutual Incomprehension,

“Why and How to Give a 5min. Ignite Talk” by S. Berkun,

“Hemingway’s Favourites” by S. Usher,, @ListsOfNote

Cardinal Mezzofanti Polyglot,

Absolute Astronomy Encyclopedia,

Swiss National Bank Glossary (SNB),

International Encyclopaedia of Laws (IEL),

Progetto Manuzio Biblioteca Liber Liber,,

Encyclopedia of Life, ;,


“IBM IMPACT Helping Europe Scan Historical Documents” by L. Whitney,,

“Wikipedia and the Future of the Past” by R. Rosenzweig,

“How and Why Wikipedia Works” by D. Riehle,

Reliability of Wikipedia,

Lexicon Wikipédia Summary,

World Statesmen,


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