WONDER #1154: Can Writing Be Art?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. two forms of word art called initial capitals and calligraphy.
  2. how to start writing calligraphy.
  3. the many different ways to make art.
  4. how to write a personal letter to a friend or family member.

Question 2 of 3

In Mandarin, Japanese, and Korean, the words for calligraphy translate to ______________.

  1. "word art"
  2. "penmanship"
  3. "beautiful hand"
  4. "the way of writing"

Question 3 of 3

What British artist and poet helped to revive calligraphy with his interest in beautiful penmanship?

  1. Benjamin Franklin
  2. William Morris
  3. Winston Churchill
  4. Shakespeare

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