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Reading and Writing

, Volume 17, Issue 1–2, pp 1–6 | Cite as

Reading and writing in semi-syllabic scripts: An introduction

  • Jyotsna Vaid
  • Prakash Padakannaya
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jyotsna Vaid
    • 1
  • Prakash Padakannaya
    • 2
  1. 1.Texas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.University of MysoreMysoreIndia

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