Manual of Phonography

Manual of Phonography

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1886 edition. Excerpt: ...the outline accommodating itself to the position of the logogram. When two or more logograms are used in the same outline, the f1rst one is usually placed in its own position with reference to the l1ne of writing. The following is a list of some of the most frequently occurring words written in this manner: to-day, to-morrow, 0-ward, al-most, al-together, aAthough, /?//-mighty, /-ward, /cr-ward, bl-come, z'-ward, indifferent, any-where, any-hody, no-where, there-fore, every-where, forth-w/M, where-with, where-of, where-fore, some-where, some-how, some-thing, nn-usual, xn-calkd-for, un-(7(r(/-able, great-ness, afternoon, after-thought, a/tor-wards, natur-a, under-tuke, understand, under-stood, mis-oW--stand, WW-hand. For Writing Exercise, see page 118. 200. The grammalogue read in the above table is the present tense of the verb. The past tense and participle read is written with the upward r and stroke d and is vocalized. 201. All half-length logograms are written on or above the line, in accordance with the principle explained in paragraphs 150 and 202. The same principle should also be applied to every outline, whether vocalized or a logogram, which consists entirely of horizontal or half-length strokes. 203. Whenever the circle J or 2 is written alone, as for the grammalogues is, his, as, and has, it should be struck in the evolute direction. (See paragraph 63 ) 204. In writing half-length strokes standing alone, whether as logograms or vocalized words, the stroke should not be made more than half-length; it being safe to err on the side of making it too small rather than too large. MISCELLANEOUS LOGOGRAMS. is, his o as, has this theirs js some " yours i? first '..".show more

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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236901320
  • 9781236901323