Grade Three Only

In the table below, the first column gives the word or part word in Roman orthography. The second column provides the contracted braille representation given in the Duxbury font. The third column describes this representation using letters and dot numbers.

Romanized Form | Braille | Description | ||
---|---|---|---|---|

account | acc | acc | ||

acknowledge | ack | ack | ||

acknowledgement | ack;t | ack dots 5-6 t | ||

agree | agr | agr | ||

agreeable | agr# | agr dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

ai | @ | dot 4 | ||

all | _a | dots 4-5-6 a | ||

allow | _[ | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-4-6 | ||

alone | "1 | dot 5 dot 2 | ||

along | _1 | dots 4-5-6 dot 2 | ||

am | 1 | dot 2 | ||

among | "a | dot 5 a | ||

an | 1 | dot 2 | ||

ances | .z | dots 4-6 z | ||

another | ^1 | dots 4-5 dot 2 | ||

answer | ans | ans | ||

anxious | anx | anx | ||

any | @& | dot 4 dots 1-2-3-4-6 | ||

anybody | ^& | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-3-4-6 | ||

anyone | "& | dot 5 dots 1-2-3-4-6 | ||

anything | _& | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-3-4-6 | ||

appear | ^a | dots 4-5 a | ||

are | 4 | dots 2-5-6 | ||

ask | "z | dot 5 z | ||

at | ' | dot 3 | ||

au | @ | dot 4 | ||

ay | @ | dot 4 | ||

bear | ^b | dots 4-5 b | ||

become | "2 | dot 5 dots 2-3 | ||

been | 6 | dots 2-3-5 | ||

beginning | @2 | dot 4 dots 2-3 | ||

believe | ^2 | dots 4-5 dots 2-3 | ||

belong | _2 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-3 | ||

best | b/ | b dots 3-4 | ||

better | @b | dot 4 b | ||

bly | .y | dots 4-6 y | ||

book | bk | bk | ||

both | b? | b dots 1-4-5-6 | ||

bring | "b | dot 5 b | ||

brought | _b | dots 4-5-6 b | ||

business | bus;s | bus dots 5-6 s | ||

came | _- | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-6 | ||

ce | - | dots 3-6 | ||

certain | c] | c dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

change | @* | dot 4 dots 1-6 | ||

charge | _* | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-6 | ||

chief | ^* | dots 4-5 dots 1-6 | ||

christ | "c | dot 5 c | ||

church | ** | dots 1-6 dots 1-6 | ||

clear | ^c | dots 4-5 c | ||

come | - | dots 3-6 | ||

comes | ^- | dots 4-5 dots 3-6 | ||

coming | @- | dot 4 dots 3-6 | ||

common | "- | dot 5 dots 3-6 | ||

concern | @3 | dot 4 dots 2-5 | ||

condition | "3 | dot 5 dots 2-5 | ||

consider | ^3 | dots 4-5 dots 2-5 | ||

continue | _3 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-5 | ||

course | @c | dot 4 c | ||

cy | - | dots 3-6 | ||

de- | j | j | ||

dear | ^4 | dots 4-5 dots 2-5-6 | ||

did | _d | 4-5-6 d | ||

differ | @4 | dot 4 dots 2-5-6 | ||

difficult | d6c | d dots 2-3-5 c | ||

does | ^d | dots 4-5 d | ||

doing | @d | dot 4 d | ||

done | _d | dots 4-5-6 d | ||

down | _4 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-5-6 | ||

during | "4 | dot 5 dots 2-5-6 | ||

each | ^e | dots 4-5 e | ||

ee | " | dot 5 | ||

ei | " | dot 5 | ||

ences | ;z | dots 5-6 z | ||

enclose | _5 | dots 4-5-6 dorts 2-6 | ||

endeavor | ^5 | dots 4-5 dots 2-6 | ||

enter | @5 | dot 4 dots 2-6 | ||

entire | "5 | dot 5 dots 2-6 | ||

eo | " | dot 5 | ||

es | z | z | ||

especial | e< | e dots 1-2-6 | ||

etc | @e | dot 4 e | ||

eu | " | dot 5 | ||

even | _e | dots 4-5-6 e | ||

everybody | ebdy | ebdy | ||

everyone | e"o | e dot 5 o | ||

everything | e?+ | e dots 1-4-5-6 dots 3-4-6 | ||

everywhere | e": | e dot 5 dots 1-5-6 | ||

ex | x | x | ||

example | _x | dots 4-5-6 x | ||

exceeding | xd+ | xd dots 3-4-6 | ||

except | @x | dot 4 x | ||

extra | "x | dot 5 x | ||

extreme | ^x | dots 4-5 x | ||

ey | " | dot 5 | ||

faith | f? | f 1-4-5-6 | ||

father | ||||

fear | ^f | dots 4-5 f | ||

few | fw | fw | ||

follow | _f | dots 4-5-6 f | ||

foreign | "= | dot 5 1-2-3-4-5-6 | ||

forget | @= | dot 4 1-2-3-4-5-6 | ||

fortunate | _= | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-3-4-5-6 | ||

fortune | ^= | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-3-4-5-6 | ||

forward | =w | dots 1-2-3-4-5-6 w | ||

frequent | frq | frq | ||

gave | _7 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

-ge | 7 | dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

general | g5 | g dots 2-6 | ||

get | gt | gt | ||

gg | 7 | 2-3-5-6 | ||

give | "7 | dot 5 dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

given | _7 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

giving | @7 | dot 4 dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

glory | gl | gl | ||

god | "g | dot 5 g | ||

goes | ^g | dots 4-5 7 | ||

going | @g | dot 4 g | ||

gone | _g | dots 4-5-6 g | ||

govern | gov | gov | ||

grace | gr | gr | ||

great | ^7 | dots 4-5 dots 2-3-5-6 | ||

has | ^h | dots 4-5 h | ||

having | @h | dot 4 h | ||

he | @8 | dot 4 dots 2-3-6 | ||

hear | ^8 | dots 4-5 dots 2-3-6 | ||

help | hlp | hlp | ||

her | _8 | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-3-6 | ||

herself | h]f | h dots 1-2-4-5-6 f | ||

holy | hl | hl | ||

home | hme | hme | ||

house | "8 | dot 5 dots 2-3-6 | ||

how | "[ | dot 5 dots 2-4-6 | ||

however | ^[ | dots 4-5 dots 2-4-6 | ||

ia | , | dot 6 | ||

ian | , | dot 6 | ||

idea | ^i | dots 4-5 i | ||

ie | , | dot 6 | ||

if | @i | dot 4 i | ||

import | "i | dot 5 i | ||

improve | _i | dots 4-5-6 i | ||

indeed | 9d | dots 3-5 d | ||

inside | @9 | dot 4 dots 3-5 | ||

instant | "9 | dot 5 dots 3-5 | ||

instead | ^9 | dts 4-5 dots 3-5 | ||

interest | _9 | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-5 | ||

io | , | dot 6 | ||

ion | , | dot 6 | ||

ire | i | i | ||

is | 3 | dots 2-5 | ||

ize | : | dots 1-5-6 | ||

Jesus | "j | dot 5 j | ||

join | @j | dot 4 j | ||

judge | ^j | dots 4-5 j | ||

judgment | _j | dots 4-5-6 j | ||

justice | j- | j dots 3-6 | ||

justly | j^ | j dots 4-5 | ||

keep | ^k | dots 4-5 k | ||

kind | @k | dot 4 k | ||

knew | _k | dots 4-5-6 k | ||

known | _k | dots 4-5-6 k | ||

le | q | q | ||

least | ^l | dots 4-5 l | ||

leave | ^v | dot 4-5 v | ||

left | _v | dots 4-5-6 v | ||

let | lt | lt | ||

life | @l | dot 4 l | ||

likely | l^ | l dots 4-5 | ||

likewise | lw: | lw dots 1-5-6 | ||

live | @v | dot 4 v | ||

ll | _ | dots 4-5-6 | ||

long | _l | dots 4-5-6 l | ||

look | lk | lk | ||

-ly | ^ | dot 4-5 | ||

made | _) | dots 4-5-6 dots 2-3-4-5-6 | ||

make | ") | dot 5 dots 2-3-4-5-6 | ||

may | @m | dot 4 m | ||

me | > | dots 3-4-5 | ||

mean | ^> | dots 4-5 dots 3-4-5 | ||

member | mm | mm | ||

might | @> | dot 4 dots 3-4-5 | ||

mind | "> | dot 5 dots 3-4-5 | ||

moreover | mo | mo | ||

most | ^m | dots 4-5 m | ||

my | _> | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-4-5 | ||

near | ^n | dots 4-5 n | ||

necessarily | nec^ | nec dots 4-5 | ||

never | _n | dots 4-5-6 n | ||

nevertheless | _n. | dots 4-5-6 n dots 4-6 | ||

new | nw | nw | ||

next | @n | dot 4 n | ||

no | # | dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

nobody | ^# | dots 4-5 dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

none | "# | dot 5 dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

nor | nr | nr | ||

north | nr? | nr dots 1-4-5-6 | ||

note | n0 | n dots 3-5-6 | ||

notes | ntz | ntz | ||

nothing | _# | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

notwithstanding | n+ | n dots 3-4-6 | ||

now | [ | 2-4-6 | ||

number | @# | dot 4 dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

oa | ^ | dots 4-5 | ||

oe | ^ | dots 4-5 | ||

offer | @( | dot 4 dots 1-2-3-5-6 | ||

office | ^( | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-3-5-6 | ||

official | _( | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-3-5-6 | ||

often | "( | dot 5 dots 1-2-3-5-6 | ||

oi | ^ | dots 4-5 | ||

old | @o | dot 4 o | ||

on | o | o | ||

once | o- | o dots 3-6 | ||

only | o^ | o dots 4-5 | ||

oo | ^ | dots 4-5 | ||

or | + | dots 3-4-6 | ||

order | "+ | dot 5 dots 3-4-6 | ||

ordinarily | _+ | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-4-6 | ||

ordinary | ^+ | dots 4-5 dots 3-4-6 | ||

origin | @+ | dot 4 dots 3-4-6 | ||

other | ^o | dots 4-5 o | ||

ounce | ^\ | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-5-6 | ||

our | _\ | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-5-6 | ||

ous | \ | dots 1-2-5-6 | ||

out | ||||

outside | @\ | dot 4 dots 1-2-5-6 | ||

over | _o | dots 4-5-6 o | ||

own | @[ | dot 4 dots 2-4-6 | ||

oy | ^ | dots 4-5 | ||

particular | "pr | dot 5 pr | ||

please | ^p | dots 4-5 p | ||

possible | p# | p dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

possibly | p.y | p dots 4-6 y | ||

pp | - | dots 3-6 | ||

pre | @p | dot 4 p | ||

present | @ps | dot 4 ps | ||

prevent | @pv | dot 4 pv | ||

pro | _p | dots 4-5-6 p | ||

probable | _p# | dots 4-5-6 p dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

probably | _p.y | dots 4-5-6 p dots 4-6 y | ||

put | pt | pt | ||

qu | q | q | ||

quality | _q | dots 4-5-6 q | ||

quick | ^q | dots 4-5 q | ||

quiet | @q | dot 4 q | ||

re | [ | dots 2-4-6 | ||

read | ^r | dots 4-5 r | ||

regular | _r | dots 4-5-6 r | ||

represent | @r | dot 4 r | ||

rr | 8 | dots 2-3-6 | ||

rule | rq | rq | ||

rules | rlz | rlz | ||

ry | " | dot 5 | ||

said | same | @s | dot 4 s | |

se | : | dots 1-5-6 | ||

sea | ^s | dots 4-5 s | ||

see | ^s | dots 4-5 s | ||

seem | ^z | dots 4-5 z | ||

shalt | _% | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-4-6 | ||

share | ^% | dots 4-5 dots 1-4-6 | ||

she | @% | dot 4 dots 1-4-6 | ||

short | "% | dot 5 dots 1-4-6 | ||

side | @z | dot 4 z | ||

sign | sgn | sgn | ||

somebody | sbdy | sbdy | ||

somehow | sh[ | sh dots 3-4-6 | ||

someone | s"o | s dot 5 o | ||

something | s?+ | s dots 1-4-5-6 dots 3-4-6 | ||

sometimes | sts | sts | ||

somewhat | s$ | s dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

somewhere | s": | s dot 5 dots 1-5-6 | ||

son | sn | sn | ||

soon | _z | dots 4-5-6 z | ||

sp | < | dots 1-2-6 | ||

speak | ^< | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-6 | ||

special | "< | dot 5 dots 1-2-6 | ||

spoke | _< | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-6 | ||

spoken | _< | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-6 | ||

ss | . | dots 4-6 | ||

straight | "/ | dot 5 dots 3-4 | ||

strange | @/ | dot 4 dots 3-4 | ||

strength | ^/ | dots 4-5 dots 3-4 | ||

strong | _/ | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-4 | ||

subject | sbjct | sbjct | ||

suggest | s7/ | s dots 2-3-5-6 dots 3-4 | ||

surely | su^ | su dots 4-5 | ||

te | 0 | dots 3-5-6 | ||

than | @? | dot 4 dots 1-4-5-6 | ||

them | < | dots 1-2-6 | ||

themselves | !mvs | dots 1-2-6 vs | ||

then | @! | dot 4 dots 2-3-4-6 | ||

therefore | !f | dots 2-3-4-6 f | ||

they | @< | dot 4 dots 1-2-6 | ||

thing | ^' | dots 4-5 dot 3 | ||

things | _' | dots 4-5-6 dot 3 | ||

think | ?k | dots 1-4-5-6 k | ||

though | _? | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-4-5-6 | ||

thus | ?s | dots 1-4-5-6 s | ||

together | @6 | dot 4 dots 2-3-5 | ||

too | ^6 | dots 4-5 dots 2-3-5 | ||

took | tk | tk | ||

towards | "6 | dot 5 dots 2-3-5 | ||

treat | ^t | dots 4-5 t | ||

true | @t | dot 4 t | ||

truly | _t | dots 4-5-6 t | ||

trust | tr/ | tr dots 3-4 | ||

truth | tr? | tr dots 1-4-5-6 | ||

tt | 0 | dots 3-5-6 | ||

turn | trn | trn | ||

ty | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

ua | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

ue | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

ui | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

un | + | dots 3-4-6 | ||

undo | +d | dots 3-4-6 d | ||

unjust | +j | dots 3-4-6 j | ||

unless | +. | dots 3-4-6 dots 4-6 | ||

unlike | +l | dots 3-4-6 l | ||

until | +t | dots 3-4-6 t | ||

unto | _+ | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-4-6 | ||

up | @u | dot 4 u | ||

ure | u | u | ||

uu | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

uy | ; | dots 5-6 | ||

valuable | vl# | vl dots 3-4-5-6 | ||

value | vl | vl | ||

various | v> | v dots 3-4-5 | ||

-ve | v | v | ||

want | @] | dot 4 dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

-ward | w | w | ||

we | ] | dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

weak | ^] | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

week | ^] | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

well | _] | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

went | "] | dot 5 dots 1-2-4-5-6 | ||

west | w/ | w dots 3-4 | ||

what | $ | dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

whatever | $"e | dots 1-2-4-6 dot 5 e | ||

whatsoever | $so"e | dots 1-2-4-6 s dot 5 e | ||

when | @$ | dot 4 dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

wherefore | :f | dots 1-5-6 f | ||

wherever | :r | dots 1-5-6 r | ||

whether | ^$ | dots 4-5 dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

whichever | :"e | dots 1-5-6 dot 5 e | ||

while | _$ | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

who | @: | dot 4 dots 1-5-6 | ||

whole | _: | dots 4-5-6 dots 1-5-6 | ||

whom | :m | dots 1-5-6 m | ||

whose | ^: | dots 4-5 dots 1-5-6 | ||

why | "$ | dot 5 dots 1-2-4-6 | ||

willing | @w | dot 4 w | ||

within | @) | dot 4 dots 2-3-4-5-6 | ||

without | ^) | dots 4-5 dots 2-3-4-5-6 | ||

woman | wmn | wmn | ||

women | wm5 | wm dots 2-6 | ||

write | "0 | dot 5 dots 3-5-6 | ||

writes | ^0 | dots 4-5 dots 3-5-6 | ||

writing | @0 | dot 4 dots 3-5-6 | ||

written | _0 | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-5-6 | ||

wrote | _0 | dots 4-5-6 dots 3-5-6 | ||

year | ^y | dots 4-5 y | ||

yesterday | yd | yd | ||

yet | @y | dot 4 y | ||

your | _y | dots 4-5-6 y |

Updated: November 16, 2011