Example sentences for: alphabet

How can you use “alphabet” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In a preceding number of VERBATIM [XXII, 3], appeared a review article by Dr. William Brashear, of the Egyptian Museum in Berlin, of two new books dealing with the alphabet; now we have this comprehensive work on writing systems.

  • --Kenneth Keller, marketing director for Heinz Ketchup, refers either to biologically altered chickens born in the shape of letters of the alphabet, or to putting ketchup on stuff.

  • In general, new additions to the alphabet fall into the following categories: 1. letters with diacritics (ä, é), 2. modified letters (\?

  • Another powerful source of new expressions is the English alphabet, where letters, alone or in secret configurations, are used to convey hidden messages:

  • It consists of borrowed Chinese ideograms (characters known as kanji , the hiragana syllabary used for Japanese words not covered by kanji , the katakana syllabary used for foreign words, and the Roman alphabet known as romanji usually used for abbreviations like UN and acronyms like GATT .

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