Handout or mini-poster on colorful words writers can use instead of "said." Students can put the b&w version in their writing notebooks for reference.
Daily Writing Prompt: "Write Your Own Top 10 Rules for Writing Fiction."
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In writing, good is such an overused word and every time an author uses it I cringe. there are just so many better words to use out there, and this a its of them. -Xoxo, Ari
Use for my Dead Words list
100 various (and more interesting) ways to convey "Bad". (Vocabulary building, IEW Writing)
100 ways to say great
This is a helpful synonym list for students who often use these words repeatedly. I may give it to certain students or all students, depending on the need.
Yessssss, always need more of these.
Writing - instead of said
200 Ways To Say Went by WeAreAllMadHere
Different ways to say said
Words commonly used to describe sounds