Liesl's Blog > Top 9 Simple Verbs for Grace & Concision
I love fancy verbs as much as the next girl: Vacillate. Rabble-rouse. Obfuscate.
(Join Make Your Point if words like these float your boat, too.)
But verbs exert the most power when they're simple and clear. Here are some favorites, the ones I rely on most when helping students edit their writing.
My Top 9 Simple Verbs for Grace & Concision in Writing: