Twelve Powerful Action Words

Twelve Powerful Action Words


 1.    Trace – To list in steps

 
2.     Analyze – To break apart

3.     Infer - Read between the lines

 

4.     Evaluate – To judge


5.     Formulate – To create
 

6.     Describe – To tell all about

 

7.     Support - Back up with details
 

8.     Explain - Tell how

 

9.     Summarize - Give the short version


10. Compare - All the ways they are alike
 

11. Contrast - All the ways they are different


 

12. Predict – What will happen next