View Full Version : A further defence of the value of handwriting

December 18th, 2014, 01:15 AM
In the Guardian on Monday (http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/dec/16/cognitive-benefits-handwriting-decline-typing)
Let's hope that it'll remind those who get pens of any kind at Christmas to use them

December 18th, 2014, 02:52 AM
Yes, a very interesting article; good for the French!

I'm biased of course (otherwise I wouldn't be here I suppose) but I agree that abandonment of teaching of cursive writing would be a major error. One clue that occurs to me is the laughable - or rather tragic - 'English' that one sees from time to time in eBay listings!