and make them a permanent part of my vocabulary
When writing essays, you can convey your message more forcefully if you use more powerful words. The first column displays verbs which demonstrate conviction and purpose on the part of the writer. Following are two columns which deal with the most common form of essay, the compare / contrast. Consider using these words to more forcefully get your point across. These words should become a standard part of your essay writng skill by the time you take the exam in May.
40 Useful Words and Phrases for Top-Notch Essays
in English to veterans in journalismknows the frustration of not having immediately available in that lexicon one carries between one's ears. Sometimes it's a matter of not being able to recall the right word; sometimes we never knew it. It is also frustrating to read a newspaper or homework assignment and run across words whose meanings elude us. Language, after all, is power. When your children get in trouble fighting with the neighbors' children, and your neighbors call your children little twerps and you call their children nefarious miscreantswell, the battle is over and they didn't stand a chance. Building a vocabulary that is adequate to the needs of one's reading and self-expression has to be a personal goal for every writer and speaker.
Just as birds of unrelated tribes sing different songs, isolated human societies developed their own special vocabularies.The power of words helped our ancestors to progress, step by steady step.