Explore the Evolution of the English Alphabet

Explore the Evolution of the English Alphabet

You likely learned the song in one of your first lessons in preschool, but the alphabet is much more complex than a string of letters. It took thousands of years and multiple civilizations adding their own adjustments to create the English alphabet in its current form. The alphabet now has 26 characters to represent the phonetic sounds in the language, although that wasn’t always the case.

By Word Genius

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