Appendix:Subjects for appendices

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Here are to be posted possible subjects for English Wiktionary appendices, based on the non-lexical subjects covered in other lexical reference works.

Longmans Dictionary of Contemporary English, 1987[edit]

Front material[edit]

  • General introduction
  • Grammar and the dictionary
  • Pragmatics and the dictionary

Language notes[edit]

  • Addressing people
  • Apologies
  • Articles - See Appendix:English articles
  • Collocations
  • Criticism and praise
  • Gradable and non gradable adjectives
  • Idioms
  • Intensifying adjectives
  • Invitations and offers
  • Make and do
  • Modals
  • Phrasal verbs - See Wiktionary:Phrasal verbs
  • Politeness
  • Prepositions - See Appendix:English prepositions
  • Questions
  • Requests
  • Synonyms
  • Tentativeness
  • Thanks
  • Words followed by prepositions

Tables[edit]

  • Numbers
  • Weights and measures
  • Military ranks
  • Word formation
  • Longman Defining Vocabulary
  • Irregular verbs
  • The verb "be"
  • Geographical names