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Commonly Misunderstood English Words — Infographic

Commonly Misunderstood English Words

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Sometimes that word you use does not necessarily mean what you think it does.  As famously pointed out in The Princess Bride, there are many words in the English language that are used often, but many times used incorrectly.  Today’s infographic points out 12 of these.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 27, 2017 in Infographics

 

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16 Boring Words and What to Use Instead — Infographic

16 Boring Words and What to Use Instead

Sometimes our students get in a rut when writing and fall into the trap of using the same descriptive words over and over again.  I know that I have this problem myself sometimes too, as you might.  Today’s infographic takes 16 of these more commonly used words, what they term “boring” and provide a few suggestions to use instead to help spice up and make your writing and descriptive language pop.  Share this with students and have them try to incorporate as many as possible the next time they delve into their descriptive writing.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 3, 2017 in Infographics

 

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