Winners! BookviewPLUS: Blissymbolics: Speaking Without Speech

Author: Elizabeth S. Helfman

First Published: 1980

Genre: Informational Book


  • Means of communication - Language
  • Origin of language - Language

Bookbrief: Blissymbolics is a symbolic, graphical language that is currently composed of over 3,000 symbols. Bliss-characters can be combined and recombined in endless ways to create new symbols. Bliss-words can be sequenced to form many types of sentences, and express many grammatical capabilities. Simple shapes are used to keep the symbols easy and fast to draw.

Recommended Grade Group: Grades 9-12

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