Unusual Words


  • Certain disabilities make it difficult to understand nonliteral word usage and specialized words or usage.
  • Users with English as a second language find it difficult to understand made up words.

WCAG Success Criteria

WCAG Sufficient Techniques

Testing Method

  • Does the word exist in an English dictionary?


  • Is this appl a result of training needs identified at your Perf Development mtg?

Contact Us

For accessibility problems please contact:

Andrew Normand
Web Accessibility Lead
Email: anormand@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9035 4867

For all other enquiries contact: