The Chinese writing system is vastly different from the English alphabet. Chinese uses symbols that represent concepts in place of letters used, as in English to represent a sound. Pinyin is a Chinese system used to tran... More »

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According to TakeLessons, the best way to learn the Japanese alphabets is to learn proper pronunciation, create flashcards and study the two primary Japanese alphabets simultaneously. Learning romaji can be helpful for r... More »

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Examples of different lettering styles include serif, fixed-width, sans-serif, cursive and fantasy. Different lettering styles in calligraphy writing include brush, Celtic, Chinese, Gothic and renaissance. More »

There are 26 letters in the English alphabet, consisting of 21 consonants and five vowels. The English alphabet derives from the Latin alphabet that is used in many languages around the world. More »

The Norse Vikings used a system of writing called the runic alphabet, or futhark, for the first six letters of the alphabet. The runes were used as both a system of writing and as a tool for fortune-telling and magic spe... More »

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Some tips for learning Urdu include getting accustomed to the Urdu alphabet, identifying similarities to your native language, practicing Urdu vocabulary, reading text in the language and practicing writing every day. As... More »

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To learn to write Hebrew letters, consider taking a session with a teacher or a rabbi so you can study the proper meaning and order of the alphabet. Learn both the print form and the written form of the alphabet. Take it... More »

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