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Is this an original Russian handwrite?

[deactivated user]

    Hi, I've found something like that. Is this the same handwrite the native-speakers use? https://ilrussian.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/script-practice-sheets.pdf https://lingualift.com/ru/files/docs/russian-writing-cursive.pdf

    /If not, Do you know where should we find something helpful?

    November 7, 2015

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    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/akshan

    keep in mind that it never looks so beautiful... You will see such handwritings (as mine below) much more often)))

    November 7, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lydusha

    That's still pretty good, all things considered! Sometimes it seems more like this...

    Thankfully that doesn't happen too often :)

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kevinguy19

    Is that just to be funny or does the really scribbly part actually say something? Sorry, not trying to be rude, I really can't tell!

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Norrius

    I think the first few lines read «жалобы на ... кашель сухой».

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/olimo

    I see "кашель сухой" in the second line and the beginning looks like "жалоб". Really awful handwriting.

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BDHO

    сразу понятно кто писал- доктор.

    November 9, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anno-Domini

    Ну, подчерк медработников практически никто никогда не понимает:-))))

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/draquila

    Is this legible? I'd have a hard time believing that even whoever wrote this could read it.

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/akshan

    no, it is not legible at all ))

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Shady_arc

    Yes, it is similar. The actual fonts used by handwriting workbooks look like this (note that this is an idealisation—people do not end up writing like this; besides, "е" breaks the smooth line when written this way):

    propisi

    However, yours are fine, too, for all practical purposes. Weeell... if you are going to make a film that is set in Russia, and kids there use Russian "propisi" to learn how to write—then, yes, it does not look authentic :). Google «прописи» if you need the 100% authentic look (for some reason).

    November 7, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/stephapus

    Yes, it is! However, keep in mind that people's styles of writing differ from one individual to another (most follow the forms you've listed in those links). Also, in print books and sometimes in some people's handwriting, in the letter ё, the umlauts are excluded.

    November 7, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lydusha

    Looks like the handwriting pages my Russian tutor gave me in school. :D Those were good times. It is a good idea to at least be familiar with reading Russian cursive if not writing it yourself. From what I have seen cursive is used a lot more frequently in Russian than in English (or so it seems).

    November 8, 2015

    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/eccentricvirgo

    I learned this lesson the hard way about a month ago! ;-) A Russian musician I love is coming to America next year and a date in Boston was announced on his Facebook page - using a poster with a lot of the necessary information written mostly in cursive! I had learned the Cyrillic alphabet, but only in print. Oops!

    November 12, 2015

    [deactivated user]

      Postscriptum: Съешь же ещё этих мягких французских булок, да выпей чаю (link number two) :DDD

      November 7, 2015

      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/olimo

      This is the Russian equivalent for "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" ;-)

      November 8, 2015
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