Not that you needed this, but the American Heritage Dictionaries‘ editorial staff has compiled a list of 100 words they believe make writers and speakers sound intelligent. And there is also the freevocabulary.com site with (get ready) 5,000 collegiate words with their definitions. Although these won’t be a panacea for your vocabulary issues, it may be your way to finagle some vocabulary respect. Didn’t know the meanings of some of those terms? You need to read the lists!
Words to Make You Sound Smart(er)…
May 20th, 2012 · No Comments · Education, Writing