Latin alphabet

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the alphabet evolved by the ancient Romans which serves for writing most of the languages of western Europe

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Documents produced by the Legislative Assembly, including Hansard, Committee transcripts, Bills and news releases are produced in English, using roman orthography, and in Inuktitut, using syllabics.
Jose recognized both Roman orthography from the Catholics, and syllables from the Anglicans, were imposed writing systems.
In the eastern regions of the territory Inuktitut is written in syllabics which have a resemblance to Pitman short-hand, while in the western part of the territory Roman orthography is used.
Cree and Naskapi words were entered using a roman orthography and then converted to experimental syllabic scripts in the final printout.
The Elders on the CD-Rom speak in Ojibway and students can follow their speech with Roman orthography Ojibway text boxes that run alongside the video footage.