Favourite Word assignment
What is your favourite word?
Use the links on our website to find words, and to conduct research about words. Answer the following questions:
Why do you like this word so much?
What is the word’s etymology? (the origin of a word and the historical development of its meaning.)
When and where was it born?
How has it evolved/changed over time?
Brainstorm other topics centered on words. For example, “words that make me laugh”, “words that I have trouble pronouncing”, etc.