initial teaching alphabet

noun

Definition of initial teaching alphabet

: a 44-symbol alphabet designed especially for children who are learning to read English

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History and Etymology for initial teaching alphabet

so called because it is used only in the initial stages of teaching reading

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“Initial teaching alphabet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/initial%20teaching%20alphabet. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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