Writing: Word Choice
Writing in Color
Today's Snack: Trix cereal may be the most colorful treat around.
Have a bowl with the most colorful
juice in your fridge - Orange? Cranberry? Grape?
Thesaurus | colored
words on a page may be in black type like this. But if they are good word
choices, they will be in COLOR in the reader's brain!
are some common words that are boring and tired. Next to each one, write
another word that you could use, instead, that would be more exciting,
colorful, vivid and memorable.
a thesaurus if you wish. It's a great idea to come up with three to five
alternative words, and then choose the best one.
a set of colored pencils, write each of your substitute word choices in a
different color. Use a different typeface style, or font, too. Give the
typeface personality, just like your better word choice!