Words are to a writer what paints are to an artist - Our colorful medium - the way we add color, lighting, depth, emotion, shading or shadowing. On top of that, they're really fun to play with.
So, in keeping with the word theme I have going, I also checked out these pages on the site Daily Writing Tips. Much fun to read and informative.
The Yiddish Handbook: 40 Words You Should Know
Latin Words and Expressions
12 Greek Words You Should Know
10 Words That Don't Mean What You Think They Do
And the Grand Finale of Links, this link will take you to a page with all manner of article links to Misused Words.
noun. speech - vocable - promise
verb. phrase - formulate - couch - verbalize