written symbol


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Noun1.written symbol - a written or printed symbolwritten symbol - a written or printed symbol    
symbol - an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
mark - a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation); "his answer was just a punctuation mark"
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
phonogram - any written symbol standing for a sound or syllable or morpheme or word
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In music, what name is given to a written symbol representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound?
And it is on the basis of the observation that a link exists between the written symbol (i.
73, the written symbol does not include the denominator 100.
Graphemes: The written symbol, or 26 letters in our alphabet, used to represent a phoneme.
Communication is increasingly visual and symbolic, relying on immediate sensations to transfer ideas, which is "detrimental to the value of the written symbol and of supported analysis," he says.
That man passed directly from the written symbol to intuition, omitting sound; the strange art he initiated, the art of silent reading, would lead.
One morning, she wrote four symbols resembling a capital [less than]I[greater than]s with extra cross marks through the vertical line, pointed to these symbols, and read aloud "Hap-py Birth-day," matching one oral syllable with one written symbol.
Paul Robert Hanna, who has written much on the teaching of reading and spelling, says that "if we are to stress the development of genuine spelling power rather than the ability to spell a particular list of words, we must set aside a definite period of the day devoted entirely to the business of translating sounds into written symbol.
The association between the sound of each letter and its written symbol is stressed, as the teenage characters develop the alphabet letters needed to write messages between the rulers of the two countries.
In music, what name is given to the written symbol representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound?
The first group studied materials that included only written symbol systems, the second group visual symbol systems, and the third group both written and visual symbol systems.
Developing the language of mathematics, including both the words that students use to communicate orally and the written symbol system, is essential for mathematical understanding yet lags behind the performance of mathematics.