Every English teacher's favorite list. Although using too many other words instead of "said" is a clear sign that you're a beginning writer. Most of the time, "said" is just fine. It's nice to have options, though.
Writing Worksheet – Opening Scenes (PDF) If you’re wondering where to begin, look no further than the beginning. This worksheet will help your character to make an entrance and set the scene. If you would rather be fashionably late and return to your begi