Recent Examples of alphabetic from the Web
Alabama - likely bolstered by its first-in-the-country alphabetic spot - was ranked ahead of Arizona, Georgia and Virginia.
Whether by virtue of alphabetic order, seniority or a simple twist of fate, Gen. Hays received her rank first, just a few minutes earlier than Hoisington.
In fact, the order that the countries marched in was alphabetic – but following the Korean alphabet known as Hangeul, as opposed to the English alphabet.
So what if the alphabetic language is incorporating pictorial elements?
The Olmsted Falls resident loves nature and that is clearly shown in his alphabetic books of birds, beasts, botanicals, bugs, butterflies and dog breeds, each in vivid colors.
Take, for instance, switching from the alphabetic keyboard to the numeric one.
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