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MHS Library | English Language


Welcome to the resources page for the third edition of The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language by David Crystal

Here you can access audio files, links, quizzes, diagrams, interviews and blog posts. This resource is perfect for students, teachers, researchers and everyone interested in the English Language.

English Language resources by year level

Welcome to the MHS English Language page. If you need help locating or using English Language resources, you can contact me (Tania Sheko) in Teams or email me

MHS English Language website

Year 11

Year 12


Collocations are combinations of words which frequently occur together.
For example, 'solve a problem' and 'highly successful' are collocations.Browse the Collocations Dictionary

Emoji in Macmillan Dictionary.

Macmillan Thesaurus

The Historical Thesaurus of English 

The Phrase Finder 

Online Etymology Dictionary



Online resources

Visit the Melbourne High School Library eResources to access all databases and logins.