31 March 2008

Pre-Anniversary for Mental Stimulation

Having some time on my hands today I pulled out the 1916 Manual and the 1917 Speed Studies and completed lessons 4 and 5. I did deviate from...

29 March 2008

Full English Alphabet in lightline

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Syllable Frequency

I need an ordered list of English spoken syllables. I found one once in the form of an old book made available online as a pdf. It had a lis...

27 March 2008

Taquigrafía Gregg Lección 2

Does anyone know the transcription/translation for the first two sentences on page 12 of the 1923 Taquigraf챠a Gregg Manual? (It matches up...

26 March 2008

New printing of Gregg Speed Studies ???

Only $30, less Indigo's discount. http://www.chapters.indigo.ca/books/Gregg-Speed-Studies-Edwin-L-Sabin/9781417942749-item.html I've...

25 March 2008

Help, please!

We recently obtained a page of my husband's deceased grandmother's diary that has some type of shorthand on it. We think it may be ...

23 March 2008

Keeping pen to paper. What is the effect on speed?

I'm working on a Gregg based shorthand system that focuses on phonetics. And I noticed that outlines are much clearer if they're sep...

21 March 2008

Pre-anny, how many? Study comment

I am wondering: How many Pre-Anniversary Gregg writers do we have in this group? When I recently asked for suggestions for a speed studies ...

Speedwriting vs AlphaHand

OK, folks, I've followed the discussion on the main board about teaching shorthand "in your spare time for fun and profit." ...

18 March 2008

Wooohooo! 50wpm!!

I just finished dictation for chapter 5 of 12. Three separate passages, copied from the book, then dictated at 40, 50, 60 and 70. 50 felt ...