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In celebration of national thesaurus day on january 18, we bring you 20 of the most overused words in the english language, and some alternative words to use instead. But word choice is one of the easiest ways to make a ho-hum essay, poem, or story into one that people will want to read here are some ideas for helping your students to choose better words: make finding synonyms for overused words a class activity. Do your students tend to use the same words repeatedly when writing this page contains resources and links to teaching students how to use more varied and descriptive words to replace those overused, tired words. When editing, challenge yourself to eliminate words that are used too often words matter in writing they can make your writing strong or make it weak. The words we spew at this point are the framework we are going to build the true story around, the story that was in our heads, but that the rough draft doesn’t do justice to.