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50+ Examples of Dialogue Tags with Descriptions

50+ Dialogue Tag Examples with Descriptions Basic Dialogue Tags When you do need a tag, these should accompany the bulk of your dialogue: said replied asked answered Descriptive Dialogue Tags Note: I’ve grouped these by category, but many of these do double—or triple—duty! Action/Body Language panted (breathing heavily/irregularly) wheezed (out of breath) gasped (catching of …

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Dialogue Tags: The “He Said, She Said” of the Writing World

Dialogue Tags The “He Said, She Said” of the Writing World Jump to Links      Dialogue tags identify which character is speaking during a scene with dialogue, and learning to use them properly is frustrating for many writers (and even editors!) However, the two issues I come across most often are knowing which ones to …

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