31 January 2005

Chuckle

As you all know since December 2004, I've been teaching myself  (DJS) shorthand. Well, here's what happened to me today. I de...

What/of it...

Can I join the brief forms 'of' and 'it' (o t)? Or is it best not to, in order to avoid confusion with the brief form of &...

29 January 2005

O hook

Hi fellows! I'm working on improving my speed, almost 105 wpm in Spanish, counting word by word... I'm using the exercise cal...

Anniversary Gregg shorthand in Spanish

Hi fellows! Does anyone know where I can buy an Anniversary Gregg shorthand book in Spanish? Because, I have finished Simplified (a...

Regional variations in pronunciation

I've been thinking recently about whether I should adapt outlines to the way I actually pronounce words rather than the way the Simpli...

28 January 2005

First Edition reprint . . .

Hey, all. I just acquired a very interesting little reprint of the 1888 edition of Gregg's booklet--the original publication from...