7.10 Introduction to Short-Form Words [XVI]

In addition to contractions, braille contains abbreviated forms for many words that will be studied in succeeding lessons. They are called short-form words. Memorize the following six short-form words.

Short-Form Meaning
gd good
lr letter
ll little
pd paid
qk quick
sd said

Example:

The letter said that good little boys and girls get paid quick.

Drill 16

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Reading Practice

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EXERCISE

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