Writing Tip 4 – The Most Overused Words of 2012

Hi everyone! Happy New Year — wow, I can’t believe it’s 2013 already!!! One of my New Year’s Resolutions is to post on this blog more, especially since I didn’t even post at all in December.

To ring in the new year, here’s a writing tip: don’t overuse these words — they were already overused in 2012.

And without further ado, THE MOST OVERUSED WORDS OF 2012:

From the Business blog Quartz: 




From the social networking for professionals website LinkedIn:








From the Shift Communications PR Agency:





From Lake Superior Universitiy’s “Banished Words List”:



From Atlantic Wire: