Keyscript Shorthand – Keyscript Easyscri & Teeline – This is a shorthand which uses only the lower case letters of the alphabet and saves 60% of the writing. I started learning Teeline today and so far like it well enough, however I’m havin considerable difficulties understanding a few things. Firstly. A brief look at various handwriting and shorthand systems and why they’re needed. Keyscript, a new system based on Pitman’s, claims to be the fastest of the.

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They lack the elegance of the keycsript systems, such as Pitman’s and Gregg’s, that at least avoid the mistake of building on the flawed foundation of longhand. Please note that payment for Keyscript may be made by PayPal to email account: Do you live in the glow?

The main advantage of the system was that it was easy to learn and to use.

But since it is possible to write each word that sounds different in a unique way, I consider Pitman’s system to be a form of handwriting as well as shorthand. Omniglot is how I make my living. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 French-language sources fr CS1 German-language sources de All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December All articles with failed verification Articles with failed verification from April Interlanguage link template link number Articles needing additional references from September All articles needing additional references Commons category link from Wikidata Articles containing German-language text Wikipedia articles with GND identifiers Wikipedia articles with NARA identifiers Wikipedia articles with NDL identifiers.

However, the first practical system was the German Gabelsberger shorthand of H s mde t labr. Home News Alphabets Phrases Search. For the process of concealing information in messages, see steganography.


The ‘ts’ are not crossed, hence its representation, here, by ‘l’. For example the “sh” sound can be spelled 13 different ways: As a result, the Draft script is very difficult to read without special training. Hellenistic tachygraphy consisted of word stem signs and word ending signs. This page was last edited on 14 Octoberat The handwriting at the beginning of this page is the title in Handywrite. Century 21 Shorthand [9]. An interest in shorthand shorthajd “short-writing” developed towards the end of the 16th century in England.

For machine stenography, see stenotype. The bar graph below shows the percentage saving in writing over longhand of the above alphabetical shorthand systems plus Keyscript, based on the samples.

Comparison of Keyscript with other Alphabetical Shorthand Systems I have often boasted that Keyscript is the fastest fully alphabetical shorthand.

Thomas Gurney published Brachygraphy in the midth century. Give a fine print as a gift that could hang on someone’s wall for a hundred years. In fact, most of the symbols used for the consonants are the same as used in Gregg Shorthand.

A vowel at the end of a word was represented by a dot in the appropriate position, while there were additional symbols for initial vowels. Modern shorthand systems There are a number of different shorthand systems currently in use. The Rainy Day by Henry W.

Archived from the original on Developed by the Austrian Charles Bliss, Blissymbolics was originally conceived as a universal written language that all native language speakers speaking thousands of different languages could learn and communicate in. OCN, archived from the original on More power to them, and I hope that those who are willing to learn some new tricks will have fun doing so. This is a list of shorthandsboth modern and ancient.

This basic system was supplemented by further symbols representing common prefixes and suffixes. Instant delivery is not currently supported. English spelling is so quirky that winning a spelling bee is a major achievement, and even the champs falter at some point.


Our Japanese pen shorthand began intransplanted from the American Pitman-Graham system. Several autocomplete programs, standalone or integrated in text editors, based on word lists, also include a shorthand function for frequently used phrases.

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Oeyscript consider that strictly speaking only handwritten systems can be called shorthand. In Timothy Bright published his Characterie; An Arte of Shorte, Swifte and Secrete Writing by Character which introduced a system with arbitrary symbols each representing one word.

Where words may be distinguished either by the insertion of vowels or the changing of one kryscript the outlines, the latter should always be the method employed; vowels should freely be inserted whenever possible.

shorthxnd When speed is important they are often omitted. Shorthand systems can become readible once you learn to sight read all the outlines or “brief forms,” which can number in the thousands, but just learning the basic symbol set won’t cut it. JavaScript must be enabled in order for you to contribute to this site.

List of shorthand systems – Wikipedia

The process of writing in shorthand is called stenographyfrom the Greek stenos keyscrilt and graphein to write. Simple strokes, very much like those in Gregg Shorthand, are used, so the system is cursive and fast. Boyd’s Syllabic Shorthand [5]. In reply to your request of March 5, several of our sales catalogues are being shipped to you, under separate cover.

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