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Regional Handwriting Variation - The Latin Writing System
... The lowercase letter a — In standard "Latin" type, the lowercase letter a has a hook on the top (and is called the "hook a"), unlike the form taught in elementary schools, which is also used in italic type ... The lowercase letter e — Because ink has a tendency to fill the bowl of this letter, two variations have appeared ... The lowercase letter g — The lowercase letter g has a wide variety of shapes ...
Alberti Cipher - Description
... be distinguished from the other garbled letters ... The sliding of the alphabets is controlled by key letters included in the body of the cryptogram ... Suppose that we agreed to use the letter k as an index letter in the movable disk ...

Famous quotes containing the words letter and/or capital:

    A letter with it
    discloses, in its words and between them,
    a life opening, fearful, fearless,
    thousand-eyed, a field
    of sparks that move swiftly
    in darkness....
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed.
    Mohandas K. Gandhi (1869–1948)