Jamoche (jamoche) wrote in metaquotes,
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In this thread about an English teacher who thinks "said is dead" and provided a very long (and bad) list of alternatives, muggleangel said:

There are 'power verbs,' which make a story a bit more exciting and descriptive, and then there are 'dominatrix verbs,' which whip a story over and spank it repeatedly.
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