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handwriting

(hand′rīt″ing)
1. The writing of letters, numbers, words, or symbols with a handheld pen or pencil.
2. Penmanship. Flawed penmanship is characteristic of several childhood learning disorders and of some adult illnesses, such as the micrographia of Parkinson's disease.
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Good penmanship was once a mark of good breeding or education.
SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates: In the historic quarter of this emirate's capital city squats a square honoring penmanship. Facing Calligraphy Square is an ensemble of historic-looking single-story structures, part of a warren of contemporary art exhibition spaces renovated older rooms and state-of-the-art halls designed to conform to the old-town ambience of the place owned and operated by the Sharjah Art Foundation.
Grandma died in 1973; she lives on eternally through her penmanship. I also still have the five-page letter my mother wrote me in 1981, shortly after I told her I was gay.
The evidence, as with many things from what is the undiscovered country that is the past, is incomplete and sometimes difficult to read (often literally, as Forman's awful penmanship has caused critical problems in past scholarship).
The simple, but plainly expressed missive in which the singer dubbed the Man In Black writes, "You're the object of my desire, the #1 Earthly reason for my existence," has topped a list of passionate penmanship.
She traveled throughout the Northeast teaching penmanship. She was an avid horsewoman and competitor for many years in the New England horse show circuit.Gardening, music and reading were her passions.
As a left handed writer, he struggled with penmanship all of his life.
The Power of Penmanship. Typing has replaced handwriting documents, letters, essays and just about everything else for a large portion of Americans.
Isaiah held from Twic East County in Jonglei state but the hours which sealed his peaceful critical mouth and darkened to fallen blood his penmanship will remain not just a most sad memory to the entire Twic East Community, neither for Greater Bor Communities nor people of Jonglei state but a fundamental sad history in the fight for a democratic governance, advocacy for human rights and rule of law abiding country.
Washington, April 21 ( ANI ): A first-grader girl from Pennsylvania who doesn't have hands has won a penmanship competition.
Main On Calligraphy, Penmanship and Handwriting This diplomat and blogger discusses his decade-long romance with calligraphy and penmanship.