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Get Started In Shorthand Pitman 2000 : Teach Yourself  - Pitman Publishing

Get Started In Shorthand Pitman 2000

Teach Yourself


Published: 30th April 2010
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Shorthand is a valuable asset to everyone, young or old, in private or business life and Pitman 2000 is a system designed for easy learning, with a speed potential to meet the demands of a modern fast-moving world.. Get Started in Shorthand Pitman 2000 is a beginner's guide to the basic theory and will give you a working vocabulary in Pitman 2000 in clear and easy stages.. Each of the main sections contains a new set of sounds and rules, short forms, phrases and exercises, including audio exercises on an accompanying CD. Review exercises give you the opportunity to consolidate material already covered, and a key to the exercises enable you to measure your rate of progress throughout the book.. Written to make self-tuition both simple and stimulating and based on original Pitman Publishing material, this authoritative book is indispensable to anyone seeking a first or refresher course in Pitman 2000.

About The Author

Mac Bride is a successful computer author who brings over 20 years of teaching experience to his writing.

Introduction 1. Consonants and vowels 2. Seven more consonants and indicating vowels 3. Halving strokes 4. The L hook 5. REVIEW 6. Third-place vowels 7. Diphthongs and triphones 8. The ST loop and the -STER loop 9. S and Z 10. Initial R hook to straight strokes 11. REVIEW 12. Final hook N to curved strokes 13. Final hook N to straight strokes 14. Suffixes 15. Compound consonants 16. Initial hooks to curved strokes 17. Reverse forms of initially hooked curves 18. REVIEW 19. -SHUN hook 20. F/V hook 21. Doubling 22. Prefix CON- or COM- 23. Figures, negative words and vowel insertion 24. REVIEW Keys to the exercises

ISBN: 9781444102963
ISBN-10: 1444102966
Series: TY Business Skills
Audience: Adult Education
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 30th April 2010
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.7 x 13.2  x 1.7
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 2010
Edition Type: Revised