Re: Re: [mythsoc] A truly depressing post
- In a message dated 8/21/1 7:29:39 PM, Mary wrote:
<<My mother said she didn't know exactly how I learned to read before
school, but she knew it was using the letters as a code, not "sight-reading,"
because I would sound out words.
>>I also learned to read by myself when I was about three. I wonder how
widespread a phenomenon that actually is? I first learned to read Cyrillic,
and then learned the Latin alphabet by comparing the phonetic values of the
letters to the alphabet I already knew. All this was long before I went to