Writers Write is a resource for writers. We’ve shared this infographic on 5 weak words to avoid to help you improve your writing.
In this Infographic, Jennifer Frost talks about padding words, weak verbs and nouns, and how to avoid them. She even includes and references our famous post, 45 Ways To Avoid Using The Word ‘Very’ in the Infographic.
One way to weaken your writing is to add modifiers and qualifiers, as well as unnecessary adverbs and adjectives. There are times when they may necessary, effective, and appropriate. However, they mostly support weak nouns and verbs. Choose strong, appropriate nouns and verbs instead.
Another is to write in the passive voice.
5 Weak Words To Avoid & What To Use Instead
Source: Grammar Check