BRL: Braille through Remote Learning
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English Braille, American Edition 1994
Nemeth Mathematics 1972
Summary of Rules
- General Rules
- Alternative Contractions
- Single Letter
- And, for, of, the, with
- Child, shall, this, which, out, still
- Whole-word lower: his, was, were, be, in, enough
- Rules for lower sign
- Part-word lower sign
- Whole-word lower: to, into, by
- Double-letter: bb,cc,dd,ff,gg, ea
- Initial letter
- Final letter and short form words
Typical Problem words
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6. Part-word contractions
- As whole-word contractions
- Contractions ar, ed, er, gh, and ow
- Are subject to the general rules for use of contractions.
- Are used wherever they occur within a word.
- The contractions ed, er, and ow have no word meanings, so they are used when shown standing alone.
|(Ed) [the name]
||(er) [vocal sound]
- Contractions ing and ble
- Are subject to the general rules for use of contractions
- May never begin a word, but may begin a line in a divided word.