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Jot This Down

Posted by Val Fox on April 12, 2014 at 8:20 PM

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To Write something  briefly and quickly, make a note of, put on paper; Short, often temporary notes for a reminder or to be later transferred onto something more permanent.

- phone numbers                                - addresses

- names                                               - account numbers

- times and places                             - directions

- story ideas                                       - book titles

- recipes                                             - To-Do List

- shopping list                                    - items to check out

- appointments                                  - license plate numbers

- ideas (gifts, stories, holidays)       - paint colors

-mileage                                            - name of a song

- great sentences or quotes            - questions to research

- unfamiliar words                             - unfamiliar words

- notes for work                                 - possible book titles

- key words or phrases                    - simple drawings/sketches

- colour combinations                      - observations

- website addresses                       - sizes (shoes, length, waist, clothing)

- data (meter reading, prices)        - meeting notes

                                  Longer Than a Jot

                                                        - Plans
                                                        - Detailed drawings
                                                        - Brainstorming ideas
                                                        - Decision-making options
                                                        - Articles

Would you jot down a decision? Why or why not?

Thanks for joining me as we make our way through the English alphabet during April. For further information on the A to Z Challenge, click on the link below. Have a great day and thanks for visiting!

tags: jot things down; what is a jot; jot down ideas; jot the main points; jot down your questions; write a list;

Categories: Writing/Photography

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