Talk:Block letters

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About Italy[edit]

I'm sorry to inform you that in Italy we (yes, I'm Italian) firstly learn how to write in block letters and later (after 1-2 years) it is introduced the cursive way of writing. First grade schools teach how to write in block since the first year (when children are 6 years old) and they switch to cursive during the second/third year(children are 7-8 years old). — Preceding unsigned comment added by 79.51.83.152 (talk) 18:02, 6 November 2014 (UTC)

Citation needed. Fgnievinski (talk) 03:10, 24 December 2014 (UTC)

Speculation:[edit]

It occurred to me that the term "block letters" might refer to the letters as formed on children's building blocks. Any basis for this? EDC105 (talk) 10:31, 1 December 2014 (UTC)

I'd call those "letter block letters" --Benimation (talk) 18:11, 26 April 2015 (UTC)