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Writing with verbs

May 12, 2013 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: writing.

Most good writing teachers stress the power and importance of verbs – often to skeptical students. Verbs are the engines of the language and have far more descriptive power than adjectives or adverbs. That’s where the skepticism comes in. Students interested in writing develop a belief that using good adjectives and adverbs will enhance their • Read More »