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Languages and writing A-Z

Afroasiatic languages   A family of languages spoken in North Africa and the Middle East. It includes the Semitic, Berber, Cushitic and Chadic language groups. 

Alphabet   An alphabet is a set of symbols or letters used in writing, which represent the different sounds in a word. 

Altaic languages   A family of languages spoken in Central and East Asia. It includes Turkic, Mongolian and Tungusic languages.

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