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  • Don't Use Said!We found a great Flash video over at the National Grid for Learning Cymru that explores great ways to express yourself when writing up conversation. Rather than using "said" it makes a strong case for using a more descriptive term to indicate that someone has spoken.

    It's a great tip for pupils sitting the English exam, but great advice for anyone! It makes the text more colourful and expressive.

    Besides this, the site is a great resource of learning strategies and advice for pupils of any area.

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