Dead Words – Exploring Words that are overused in writing and changing it up with synonyms #Writing #OGC #OurGlobalClassroom

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Some words in the English language tend to be overused and, therefore, lose their power.  These words are referred to as DEAD WORDS.

 

Learning Intention: To understand what is a DEAD word.
Success Criteria:

* Brainstorm overused words

* Record in Writer’s Notebook

* Look up synonyms for your words from an online Thesaurus 

* Record as many better words that apply to your words.

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