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STEP 4: Palaeography exercises


Identify the words highlighted in the manuscript and enter your transcription in the boxes below it.  Use the "Check answers" button to highlight incorrect parts in your answer. If you get stuck on a practice exercise, you can use the "Reveal answers" button to display the correct transcription.

There are 5 manuscripts available, including the longer competition manuscript. The tabs above the manuscript can be used to select the exercise you want to work on. The previous and next arrows, and the thumbnail images, also allow you to navigate through the exercises.

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Enter your transcriptions in the text boxes below, one word per box.

STEP 4: Palaeography exercises