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Research + Script + Structure + Production = AWESOME and INFORMATIVE news bulletin!

Correct use of language is really important in a news bulletin. In order to be concise newsreaders use an active voice as opposed to a passive voice.

Here’s a formula for a sentence

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The subject always goes at the start of the sentence, followed by the verb and object. For example: if a there was a news story about a man (the subject) saving (verb) a cat (the object) , you would say “a man as saved a cat” not “a cat has been saved by a man”.

Watch the full tutorial here

Eddie’s 6 Tips

  • Make sure each story has at least 2 sources
  • Keep it simple
  • Use appropriate sentence structure
  • Avoid clichés
  • Check pronunciation
  • Have a clear intro and outro

BONUS TIP
Make sure everything is accurate and impartial and do not plagiarize other people’s work.

Tim in jail

March 28th 2014
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