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The English Alphabet (abc...)

An alphabet is a set of letters or symbols that we use to represent the basic speech sounds of a language in writing.

In this lesson we look at:

The English word "alphabet" comes from the Latin word "alphabetum". The Latin word "alphabetum" came from the first two letters of the Greek alphabet, "alpha" and "beta".

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