by Brittany Lavin
Growing up, vocabulary was always one of my best subjects. I loved sounding out the words, discovering what they meant, and putting them together to form sentences. Those sentences soon turned into stories and before I knew it—I was a writer.
Everybody (especially writers) should have a vast vocabulary. However, illiteracy is increasing more and more every day. A strong vocabulary will contribute not only to someone’s personal life, but their professional life as well.
Vocabulary helps shape a person’s perception. Essentially, thought processes and perception are formulated into words.
If you’re reading this you’re probably a writer or published author and already know the importance of having a strong vocabulary. When was the last time you really thought about it though?
Let’s find out just how strong our vocabularies are.
Click this link for a Vocabulary Test and feel free to post your scores!
Photo by: San Jose Library