Word Power

It pays to increase your word power with the classic Reader's Digest column and other words worth knowing.

7 Commonly Misused Words You Should Get Right
7 Commonly Misused Words You Should Get Right

Did you know that every time you misspeak, a kitten cries? Okay, that's not true. But get these… >>

Word Power: How Do Others See You?
Word Power: How Do Others See You?

The confidence you project hugely affects how others perceive you. Test yourself on these words… >>

Word Power: How Artful Is Your Vocabulary?
Word Power: How Artful Is Your Vocabulary?

Take our quiz to see if you've got a flair with artful words. >>

Word Power: How Well Do You Know Your Travel Lingo?
Word Power: How Well Do You Know Your Travel Lingo?

How many of these 15 travel-related words do you know? Because it pays to increase your word power. >>

5 Power Words to Instantly Get What You Want
5 Power Words to Instantly Get What You Want

Trying to persuade a boss, a client, or even a family member to take your advice? These five words… >>

10 Words That Mean the Opposite of What They Used to Mean
10 Words That Mean the Opposite of What They Used to Mean

Thanks to cultural changes, incorrect translations, and a host of other reasons, word meanings… >>

9 Funny Words You Need to Know in the 21st Century
9 Funny Words You Need to Know in the 21st Century

Learn how to talk your way into, or out of, any situation the 21st century has to offer. We… >>

8 Words You Use That Make You Sound Weak
8 Words You Use That Make You Sound Weak

Learn how to sound stronger with these secrets from an elite warrior so you can lead and succeed at… >>

8 Funny Words You’d Swear Were Fake
8 Funny Words You’d Swear Were Fake

Don’t be a macaronic pronk! (To decode what that means, read on.) >>

5 Trendy Words That Are Actually Ancient
5 Trendy Words That Are Actually Ancient

Hip dudes have been friending each other for centuries. Legit! >>