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Letters of the Alphabet and Capital letters

Sep 3, 2022
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There are 26 letters in the English alphabet. 

They make different sounds. 

These letters are written in two ways.  

Capital letters and small letters

Capital letters are written as follows: 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 

Small letters are written as follows: 

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

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Capital letters 

Capitalization means writing the first letter of a word in capital letter. 

Capital letters are used:  

To capitalize the first word in a sentence. 

For example:

  • She sings well. 

To capitalize proper nouns like names of people, days of the week, months of the year, streets, cities, and holidays. 

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For example:

  • Mary is going to California. 

To capitalize the letter I in a sentence. 

For example:

  • May I come in? 

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