Phrays is a simple site that publishes a new word of the day everyday. Each word is published with its definition and part of speech. Visitors to the site are encouraged to write and submit a sentence using that word. Registered users can read the sentences submitted by others and vote for their favorite sentences.
Applications for Education
If you're in need of a quick writing prompt or vocabulary challenge word for your students, Phrays could be a handy resource for you to bookmark or add to your RSS reader.