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					    Who needs shorthand?
The ability to make quick notes is a
valuable skill in
  •Business
  •The Professions
  •Learning and Education
           Introducing


       T-script
The Tabor script shorthand method
              User oriented
T-Script is designed to meet different
note-taking needs.
It can be written at two levels;

  1. Professional level for frequent users.

    2. Alpha-level for occasional users.
A single integrated system

      Professional level


      Alpha script level



  One integrated system with
  A common core of rules
The special features of the two levels are,

                Professional level
     Uses alphabet of simplified longhand letters

                 Alpha script level
            Uses familiar longhand letters
        Shorthand – simple and fast!
This method is based on a familiar script approach,
      Easy and quick to apply .

A small set of consistent abbreviation rules,
      Less to learn and remember.
      Few rules – quicker to recall – fast to write.
    Ancient Chinese Proverb

For centuries it has been recognized that
 making notes aids understanding.

“Tell me, I forget,

   Show me, I remember,

       Involve me, I understand.”
            Simply Fast
T-Script is a simple and versatile
shorthand method

 Easy to learn for student note-taking and
 Making quick notes at meetings
but also
 High speeds for professional reporters
    Progress to ‘Professional’

Alpha-level students can move simply and
quickly to the Professional level of the
system if their career needs change.
    careers in business & journalism
    no new theory to be learned
    short speed building period
              T-Script

T-Script is an integrated multi-level method of
shorthand which opens up new horizons
for professional and general note-taking.
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         Comparisons with Teeline

How does T-Script compare with Teeline?

 T-Script word outlines are written the way they sound.
    (Teeline abbreviates words the way they are spelled.)


 T-Script is faster to write than Teeline.
Frequent words
• The most frequently occurring words are given special
  abbreviations.
• Fewer needed in T-Script than other systems.

  T-Script
  Teeline

             the   and     but     for    before    that

  T-Script
  Teeline

             not   thank     nothing     who       why
Frequent Phrases
T-Script
Teeline


             better than     about that      less than           rather than

 T-Script
 Teeline



              in the       and the      of the       that the       it is not

  T-Script
  Teeline


               to do       it will be     have you      I will        to be
Comparative sentences (1)
 T-Script can be written more briefly than Teeline.
(number of pen movements compared.)

“Is what he said before the whole truth or is he likely to change everything again.”

T-Script
(27)


Teeline
(42)


“Your mother told me that her baby girl is the most valuable thing in her life.”

T-Script
(27)


Teeline
(46)
  Comparative sentences (2)
“The official view of the matter is that the stock-market is gradually moving towards
an improved position.”

 T-Script
 (43)


 Teeline
 (54)


“I will telephone you as soon as I know the result of the contest.”

 T-Script
 (20)

 Teeline
 (29)
   The T-Script approach
• Alphabet of simplified script letters
• Words abbreviated according to their sound
• Multi-level to meet different user needs


Compared with other shorthand systems:
 Fewer rules
 Easier and quicker to learn
 Faster to write
 Comparisons (Alpha & Professional levels)
“Will you come with me to see my mother”?
Alpha
Professional




“Can he give me all the necessary information that I need”?

 Alpha
 Professional
                 Core letters

The Core letters are a special feature of the method;

                     D, T and N
    are always written in their simplified forms
Comparisons (Alpha & Professional levels)
“I hope that the stock-market position will improve soon”.

Alpha
Professional



“I believe he said that he would arrive before noon ”.

Alpha
Professional
            T-Script
   Simpler than the geometric systems
   Simpler and faster to write than Teeline


An integrated multi-level method of
shorthand which opens up new horizons
for professional and general note-taking.
                The T-Script era
Introduces a new method of note-taking for
 Professional shorthand writers, and
 Occasional note-takers at meetings or classes.


 Whatever your needs, you will find
 The T-Script method of shorthand note-taking is

                   Simply Fast!

				
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