- Put to other uses? New ways to use as is? Other uses if modified?
- Adapt? What else is like this? What other ideas does this suggest? Does
past offer parallel? What could I copy? Whom could I emulate?
- Modify? New twist? Change meaning, color, motion, sound, odor, form,
shape? Other changes?
- Magnify? What to add? More time? Greater frequency? Stronger? Higher?
Longer? Thicker? Extra value? Plus ingredient? Duplicate? Multiply?
- Minify? What to subtract? Smaller? Condensed? Miniature? Lower? Lighter?
Omit? Streamline? Shorter? Split up? Understate?
- Substitute? Who else instead? What else instead? Other ingredients? Other
material? Other process? Other power? Other place? Other approach? Other
tone of voice?
- Rearrange? Interchange components? Other pattern? Other layout? Other
sequence? Transpose cause and effect? Change pace?
- Reverse? Transpose positive and negative? How about opposites? Turn it
backwards? Turn it upside down? Reverse roles? Change shoes? Turn tables?
Turn other cheek?
- Combine? How about a blend, an alloy, an assortment, an ensemble? Combine
units? Combine purposes? Combine ideas?