For all the writers out there it can be difficult finding the perfect emotion for your character, whether your character is sad, angry, or surprised those words can seem to get a bit boring. so i introduce the Writer's Wheel of emotion. Enjoy - J.

200 Ways to Say "Went"

200 Ways to Say Went. My grade English teacher always said "There are two words you do not use very often in writing: said and went. There are many better substitutes.

100 Words to Know

Handy list of words for writers. This list of words that all aspiring author's should know includes words related to writing, as well as descriptive vocabulary that will make your writing stronger.

33 Commonly Misunderstood Words & Phrases (Infographic)

Dear Grammar Nazis, Shut up

33 Commonly Misunderstood Words & Phrases (Infographic) - Vocabulary lessons for Adults and Children

Words to use instead of "said" #English vocabulary

It's always good to have more descriptive words for "said" in narrative writing; However, this list is helpful.

100 Words High School Students Should Know

100 Words Every High School Student Should Know Gonna work on this. (Does this mean I have to go back to HS? There are words on here I've never heard of & I have a college degree!

100 Beautiful Words

The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English, I would say 100 of the most beautiful words, only a one hundred? How about just 100 beautiful words in English?

Say hi to our wonderful guest blogger, Alicia Christian, aka The Elementary Professor! Vocabulary practice is something teachers are always trying to increase. Now with more reading in t…

5 Fun Word Games for Vocabulary Practice

There are five good word games in here that could be used for any content vocbulary. My Favorite is number three, the dice vocbulary. This gameis good for students to be activley learning their new vocbulary.

"So You Think English is Easy?"(interesting list of homographs)

Photo: English is easy! Homographs are words of like spelling but with more than one meaning. A homograph that is also pronounced differently is a heteronym.

For the word lovers

The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English, I would say 100 of the most beautiful words, only a one hundred? How about just 100 beautiful words in English?

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Pretty Words

I love words, and the English language is so very vast. Unfortunately we hear so very little of it on a daily basis. Expand your vocabulary; expand your mind.

Content marketing emotion words - switching intellectual words for emotional ones

Common words that suck emotional power out of your content

Amazing Contrast of Intellectual vs Emotional Words. Use of emotional words in persuasive writing, and use of intellectual terms in business.

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descriptive words other words to use. be still my heart! I love using a variety of descriptive words. This list, in the words of Mrs.Riley -my high school English teacher, is a plethora of words :-)

One of my favorite quotes (among many) from Dead Poet’s Society. Click the image to see it bigger. Didn’t come through the way I’d hoped.

Motivational Monday: Avoid the word very . . .

A Little Cheat Sheet To Avoid Using The Word ‘Very’ -- Picture from the movie 'The Dead Poets Society' I'm watching this movie in my English class and I love it!

100 ways to say Good by Marciasw

Writing tips: 100 ways to say 'good'. From an amazing site with other alternative ways" posters.

Said is dead ... But should not always be shunned. I saw it put this way once: said is an invisible word. The reader skips over it and it streamlines the reading process. Sometimes said can be helpful. And sometimes this chart can be helpful!

Funny pictures about The word 'said' is dead. Oh, and cool pics about The word 'said' is dead. Also, The word 'said' is dead.

Printable writing aid - words that describe someone's voice. We never would have thought something like this could come in handy.

Although this can be useful for writers, it can easily be applied to people who use these words in their familiar game of "The Con".  My dad used them, so I recognize bullshit when I see it.

Words that Sound Smart." I would only use these to improve my vocabulary for creative writing. I don't have to sound smart to be smart.