Email Writing Tips 8 – Expand active vocabulary 9

Unless the words can pass beyond the tip of your tongue to your fingertips resting on the keys, they aren’t considered ‘active’. They are ‘passive’, which means you can only understand them when you hear or read them. So how can you convert ‘passive’ to ‘active’? Simply start typing up a list of those higher impact words you never seem to think of until after you’ve clicked SEND. Then, keep a printout by your computer.