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    #1

    be it said

    Hi teachers,

    Also, be it said, the parents whom... What does "be it said"? Can you please explain?


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    Re: be it said

    not a teacher

    Also, be it said, the parents whom... What does "be it said"? Can you please explain?

    It's not a common phrase. It means something like "let this be known".
    It often has the sense of "it's worth making this point clear".

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    Re: be it said

    I find it very unnatural. I assumed it was an error and it was supposed to say "it is said". We use "Never let it be said that ..." in BrE but I don't like "it be said" on its own.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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