Word Choice Self-Revision Checklist
□ My adjectives are appropriate and thoughtful.
□ I used a good balance of action and linking verbs.
□ My nouns are precise; I don't overuse pronouns.
□ I am not afraid to take risks with new words.
□ I use a few color and texture words to describe.
□ Every word I chose suits my purpose.
□ My choice of words makes my meaning clear.
□ I used strong verbs to make the reader see the action.
□ I used lots of sensory images so my readers can feel, taste, smell and hear my writing.
□ I did not ramble on. I chose words so my writing is not cluttered.