Writers can find inspiration for their prose everywhere.
Lately I’ve been paying close attention to adjectives—particularly words used to describe color. These words are all over the place: clothing catalogs, travel ads and drink menus, to name a few. Though not used heavily in corporate communications, they can come in handy when you want to paint a clear picture in the mind of your reader.
The trick to success is to familiarize yourself with a few of these colorful terms.
How many of these colors can you match with the commonly used hues below? (Answers can be used more than once):