Civilization began with the invention of the phonetic alphabet and the use of writing.
Step by step, he has thus been able to form his phonetic alphabet.
Printing with moveable type and a phonetic alphabet were brought into use and vernacular literature began to flourish.
The upper period of barbarism begins finally with the smelting of iron ore, and the discovery of the phonetic alphabet.
They contain the germ of a phonetic alphabet, and represent sounds of spoken language.
We have a set of signs for Maya months and days handed down to us by Landa along with his phonetic alphabet.
They gave the phonetic alphabet to mankind and it seems not unlikely the knowledge of iron as well.
It is interesting as one of the stages of an art which culminated in the invention of a phonetic alphabet.
The phonetic alphabet came, like other great inventions, at the end of successive efforts.
The use of a phonetic alphabet is the only way to perform this double work rapidly, rationally, and with the minimum of confusion.