Not only are there different types of graffiti ; there are also plenty of different lettering styles used by graffiti writers.
Felipe Sant'Ana Pereira Sep 17, Since the birth of the alphabet in the Near East around BC, endless writing systems from different languages and cultures have thrived and perished.
However, more than two billion people still write in other formats, and a few of them display an impressive handmade beauty. Yoann Gruson-Daniel The Burmese alphabet from old Burma, now called Myanmar is composed of circular shapes that must always be drawn clockwise.
The palm leaves in which the letters were traditionally carved were easily torn by straight cuts. Sinhalese Sri Lanka Photo: Restricted to a piece of land surrounded by water, Sinhalese writing has will likely endure for a good while yet, even if its usage decreases over time.
G Travels Squeezed between Turkey and Russia, Georgia has its own language and alphabet, both of which are threatened by Russian domination. Furthermore, continuing pressure for the small country to cede additional portions of its territory suggests that fewer and fewer Caucasians will be speaking and writing Georgian as time goes on, as Russian and the Cyrillic alphabet supplant the native systems.
The Russian desire to control oil pipelines that run under Georgia also represents a menace to the sovereignty of the local culture. The Georgian alphabet shows an elegance that brings to mind Arabic, combined with a child-like simplicity expressed in rounded curves. Gubernatoria Originating from Indo-European scripts, Tagalog was the dominant writing system in Philippines until the arrival of the Spanish.
Colonization first only modified certain aspects of the alphabet. Whereas it once was written from the bottom up, it began to flow from left to right and the characters were rotated 90 degrees.
Despite naming Filipino a mixture of indigenous languages and Spanish as the national language inits written component shifted to the Latin alphabet. Tagalog writing still survives, at least according to authorities. In practice, though, its fate will likely be similar to that of more than local dialects that have gradually vanished from the country.
With the popularization of printing presses, authorities repeatedly tried to standardize the alphabet in the 19th and 20th centuries. However, these efforts were interrupted by the Japanese occupation during the Second World War, when the usage of Hanacaraka was forbidden.
Since then, the alphabet has been supplanted by the Latin system, even though the local government has preserved the script in traffic signs and proclaimed public schools must teach it.Over the last 2, years, the Latin alphabet has become so popular it’s swept away writing systems of peoples once dominated by the Romans.
However, more than two billion people still write in other formats, and a few of them display an impressive handmade beauty. In many ways, writing the lowercase letter a is similar to writing a lowercase letter o, letter c, or letter d, since all of those letters begin at the top with a round curve downward and to the left.
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