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Chapter 11. Taking Advantage of the Rese... > Finding Synonyms in the Thesaurus

Finding Synonyms in the Thesaurus

A thesaurus is a book of synonyms. A synonym is a word with the same or a similar meaning as another word. Having a thesaurus at your fingertips in the Research task pane is a blessing when you are in search of the right word. Mark Twain said, “The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.”

In this exercise, you find a synonym for a word.


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