Muscular Movement Writing: Manual

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Macmillan, 1915 - 129 من الصفحات

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الصفحة 7 - Keep the faculty of effort alive in you by a little gratuitous exercise every day. That is, be systematically ascetic or heroic in little unnecessary points, do every day or two something for no other reason than that you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test...
الصفحة 7 - in the acquisition of a new habit, or the leaving off of an old one, we must take care to launch ourselves with as strong and decided an initiative as possible." Second, "Never suffer an exception to occur till the new habit is securely rooted in your life.
الصفحة 41 - It is made mechanically dependable to perform itself automatically. With such perfected mechanism for writing, one may be almost wholly occupied with one's ideas, only from time to time initiating the movements needed to execute the written words, sentences, or paragraphs that may convey our ideas to others.
الصفحة 43 - And training in writing is assuredly incomplete unless it applies the acquired skill of fashioning legible letters and words to the production of a page of sentences that exhibits the essential qualities of good penmanship.
الصفحة 31 - to the line above the one on which you are writing? " "Is the top of the loop in the h pointed or round?
الصفحة 36 - The size of the letters and the spaces between the letters should be considered. The spaces between letters should be compared with the width of the letters themselves, and the importance brought out clearly.
الصفحة 35 - The exercises in individual letters have probably contributed something to the pupils' sense of balance, of proportion of letters to a line, of spacing between letters, and the like. But it is not wise to depend upon these matters too implicitly.
الصفحة 44 - While a perfectly satisfactory form of the written page is only slowly developed, it may be accelerated by the study...
الصفحة 34 - Pupils become closely observant, critical of their own products, and also self-reliant in working out corrections of faulty production.

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