The #Write #Word? Post 21

Struggling to find the “right” word can be frustrating. Here’s a helpful post by Stuart Aken.

Stuart Aken

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Struggling to find the ‘right’ word for your writing? Me,too. Maybe, in trying to improve my own work, I can help other writers.

Today’s words: Great Minds Think Alike…, Nod the head, Not in my backyard, Nodus Tollens, Nondescript,

A slightly different approach this week: we don’t want this to be too predictable, after all.

The phrase ‘Great minds think aloud’, often used as a standalone expression, is part of a longer quote that has two slightly different endings; ‘small minds rarely differ’, and ‘fools seldom differ’, which mean the same thing.

This expression came up in conversation with my wife, Valerie, as we were walking the forest earlier this week. We often come to the same conclusions on witnessing an event, and sometimes, as on this occasion, we say the same thing in response. Our coincidental utterance started a short discussion that illustrates the…

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  3 comments for “The #Write #Word? Post 21

  1. 06/03/2018 at 3:03 am

    Thanks for the reblog, Eugenia.

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