Quiz: Keep your verbs strong Clear Communications: Verbs vs. Nouns Part 1 MENU — PREVIOUS PAGE Can you think of ways to use active verbs instead of the nouns in ALL CAPS? Keep in mind that the “answers” below are just suggestions—there could be many “right” answers! When you're done, click Submit to return to the previous page. He has a TENDENCY to be late. Show me a simpler option. He tends to be late. The committee reached an AGREEMENT to provide the support. Show me a simpler option. The committee agreed to provide the support. She made a RECOMMENDATION that they leave early. Show me a simpler option. She recommended they leave early. Submit If you are human, leave this field blank.