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Writing: Uses and Importance

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5 white clay tablets of varying sizes with etched lettering scrawled across the top. Caption. These tablets from the Middle East.

Writing is a very important and powerful tool used in everyday life. Writing is used to store information, make a permanent record, and for communication. It can be pictograph- or alphabet-based. Shows different ways to write and lists many specific uses of writing.

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