When using words instead of said, be sure you utilize them properly. For example
, you cannot laugh and talk, or sneeze and talk at the same time. "That is so ...
200 words you can use instead of said...Although keep in mind that these are not
synonyms for said. They can be used to give the correct ...
Nov 17, 2016 ... Take a look at this infographic to see a collection of 222 synonyms and
replacement words to use instead of the word “said”.
The word said is overused in writing. To give your writing more color, try using
one of the following 188 words instead of the word said when you are quoting the
Jun 3, 2016 ... How to use 'said' correctly in a story, what to use instead of it, and other ways to
convey how a word or line of dialogue was said.
Jun 12, 2014 ... Exclaimed 2. Replied 3. Queried 4. Questioned 5. Murmured 6. Muttered 7.
Screamed 8. Shouted 9. Whispered 10. Laughed 11. Cried 12.
Here's a word choice classroom resource that focuses on better verbs: Synonyms
for ... use it. Other times, it's a good idea to choose a synonym instead of said.
www.holmdel.k12.nj.us/schools/satz/eng_dept/Writing styles/General Writing/200_words_to_use_other_than SAID.htm
MORE THAN 270 WORDS TO USE OTHER THAN "SAID". acknowledged. added
. admitted. admonished. affected. agreed. allowed. amplified. announced.
Aug 22, 2014 ... ... colorful mini-poster to display in your writing center or on a classroom wall to
showcase 100 words your students can use instead of “said.”.
Verbs to Use Instead of "Said". How It's Said. Word to Substitute. in a happy way.
laughed; rejoiced; giggled; joked. lilted; sang out. in a sad way. cried; agonized ...