What are substitutes for the word "this"?


Generally, you do not want to use "this" without a noun. You should say "this sweater," "this idea" or "this surprising circumstance." Other ways to say the thing being referred to can be a synonym for the item.

Updated on February 19, 2018

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Easy Words to Use as Sentence Starters to Write Better Essays
By Virginia Kearney