Forget all silent letters - just write exactly what you hear.
are few know
Leave short vowels out - only write long vowels like 'a' as in 'May'; 'e' as in 'eat';'i' as in 'ice'; 'o' as in 'own'; 'u' as in 'you'.
sail sea file
Always write a vowel that's at the beginning of a word.
off own if
Write for the sound 'k', or hard 'c' as in 'cut'.
case could lock
Write for the sound 'j', or soft 'g' as in 'age'.
age judge college
Write for the sound 'ch'.
cheap each touch
Some words occur very often - and these brief forms help you write them faster.
and can is
the it for of
Note: the letter 'M' is treamlined and written without the centre
Try to write these sentences in Speedwriting Shorthand on a piece of
1. Pay the bill.
2. Let me have a cheque for the bill.
3. May I see the book?
4. The new book is big.
5. I can judge the value of the book if you fetch it.
6. The book is new and I can get it for you.
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