Help with vocabulary

The BBC Skill Wise vocabulary help section contains tips for improving knowledge and spelling of words in particular work settings: childcare, retail, carpentry, plastering, plumbing, care-work, catering, electrics and decorating.

This 'City Lit' site on vocabulary and spelling – includes spelling rules, syllables, the ‘look, say, cover and check way to practise spelling.

Spelling tips

The BBC Skills Wise spelling help includes the ‘look, say, cover and check way to practise spelling plurals, letter patterns, silent letters, suffixes and prefixes


The BBC Skill Wise grammar section includes adverbs, apostrophes, pronouns, using commas, putting sentences together, getting the right sense.

The 'City Lit' site about grammar has information about using commas, apostrophes and punctuation.

Last modified: Monday, 29 October 2012, 11:06 AM