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Unformatted text preview: WALT To use different powerful verbs in place of said Read through the sentences and then choose a word from the list below them to replace the word said. Make sure that the meaning of the sentence is not changed. 1) Stop that! said the irritated teacher. (yelled / stammered / cried) 2) Did I upset her in some way? said Prince Albert. (shouted / questioned / asked) 3) Dont worry, I said to him, It was Ann who upset her. (whispered / sobbed / explained) 4) We need to get out of here quickly, Billy said to Bob. (muttered / shouted / replied) 5) I like that! said the handsome boy. (questioned/ exclaimed / screamed) 6) The boy said to the girl, Give that back to me now! (laughed / asked / demanded) 7) The teacher carefully said to her class how to complete their art projects....
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