Speedwriting is a handy skill that sets you apart
from the others.
educational game, teaches
using regular alphabet letters,
half a dozen line-based graphics, and two
marks called "stenographs".
is divided into three (3) sections: A, B, and C.
A covers the six (6) vowel-stenographs: two
letters of the alphabet (Section A1), two (2) punctuation marks
and two (2) "unique" stenographs
Section B consists
consonant-stenographs: 16 use
of the alphabet (Section B1) and three (3) use "unique"
line-based stenographs (Section B2).
Section C consists of 45
letters of the alphabet (Section
C1) and 10 use line-based
stenographs (Section C2): three (3) of which are grammatical;
one (1) indicates that the word is a pural word ending in "s" or
"es"; one (1) indicates an adverb ending in "ly"; one
a past tense verb ending in "ed".
Note the two (2)
vowel-blends: the i-stenograph for the oy-sound
the words 11.1 "joy" and
11.2 "coin"; the o-stenograph for the
the words 20.1 "flower" and 20.2 "doubt".
Each of the
70 rounds highlights one stenograph at a
time: on the
Game Sheet there is a line where the player
transcribes the word
s/he has chosen that illustrates the "featured"
stenograph that is
it; to the the right is the
word that can be decoded thanks to the List of
to the right of that is the score area consisting of four (4)
six (6) players can
play at one time: each receives the 1-
page Introduction Sheet, the 1-page Instruction Sheet, the 1-page
List of Example-words, and the 6-page Game Sheet.
game is designed to prepare you for using the K+ Steno-