31 August 2006

Practice drill sheets

Hello all! This is my first post so I’ll start with an introduction and then move on to my questions… I’ve got some serious intentions on pi...

28 August 2006

Shorthand without much practice

G'day all. Some of you may recognize me, as I seem to go through periods where I'm really active on this board, and then periods whe...

27 August 2006

Gregg system for Italian language?

Hi everybody, does anyone of you knows how the Gregg system was adapted to Italian? In Italy, Gregg was never much used (we have four I...

22 August 2006

Learning Simplified

Hello all, I'm a college student who recently found out about shorthand (I guess I never really considered what was done before modern s...

21 August 2006

Please Help

1.I am in a very begining stage as I am intrested in learning shorthand after finding a used book ( Gregg Diamond Jubilee series) and it s...

Exclamation point

As far as I know, there is no Gregg symbol for the exclamation point. So I use two Gregg periods (the short down-sloping stroke), which I fi...

20 August 2006

Phrasing Rules

I recently picked up a copy of the Anniversery Gregg Phrase Book. This copy was from the Phoenix, Arizona Gregg Shorthand School; 140...

"Office Training for Stenographers"

There's a great book on e-bay, "Office Training for Stenographers", 1916, by Rupert SoRelle.  It's one of the early Greg...

15 August 2006

Practice tips

Here's an technique I use to practice. Just thought I'd pass it along.  Maybe others use it also. I use flashcards, one side ...

14 August 2006

Functional Method Chap XI & XII Transcriptions

I am in the last chapter (XII) of the Functional Method (Anniversary).  There are still a few tricky words and phrases where I need/miss t...

10 August 2006

"Forever" question

I was looking at the shorthand comparisons chart showing The Lord's Prayer in different versions and was struck by the word "foreve...

09 August 2006

Ebay: 10 issues of Gregg Writer 1933/34

There are no bids yet on this ebay item, so I thought I should advise people they are there. Here's the link. Seems cheap to me...

08 August 2006

vowel indicator omissions, help

I am having a problem reading some of the material in Gregg Anniversary.  What causes it is the omission of the vowel indicators, such as ...

07 August 2006

Dip Pens

Hi all, I was just woudering if anyone knows of any good dip pen nibs that are any good for gregg shorthand? Looking on the interne...

04 August 2006

computer playback - text to speech

Does anyone know of a good text-to-speech program that has variable speeds? It would be cool to use my own text that I can adjust the spee...

Free Brief Form Drill Sheets!

Hey guys, I just found another great way to exploit Andrew's website.  Drang your mouse to highlight the brief form list for your vers...