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100 Words that Sound Smart for a smart character. Plan: find out what half these words mean then use them.

Words that Sound Smart." I would only use these to improve my vocabulary for creative writing. I don't have to sound smart to be smart.

focusing on small events to imply big ones

The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. Remember that. You don't write about the horrors of war. You write about a kid's burnt socks lying on the road. You pick the smallest manageable part of the big thing, and you work off the resonance.

The fresh and earthy scent that is produced when rain falls has a name. It is called “petrichor” from the Greek words “petra” meaning stone and “ichor” which refers to the fluid that flows like blood...

The fresh and earthy scent that is produced when rain falls has a name. It is called “petrichor” from the Greek words “petra” meaning stone and “ichor” which refers to the fluid that flows like blood in the veins of the gods.

great resource for independent writing! 'Sophisticated Vocabulary' #learnenglish http://www.uniquelanguages.com

Positive and negative words for mood, moment, character and emotions, feelings, behavior -- Great for writing folders