Sketch Engine for Language Learning

Explore English language in more than one billion words from news, scientific papers, Wikipedia articles, fiction books, web pages, blogs.

Examples: search for a word or a phrase and get the most presentable sentences for it.

Word sketch is a list of words which occur frequently together with the searched word.

Similar words (not only synonyms) are words used in similar contexts visualized with a word cloud.


Sketch Engine is a state-of-the-art cloud tool for building, managing and exploring large text collections in dozens of languages. It is used all over the world by many individuals, as well as companies such as Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press and Macmillan. Learn more.