Here is a simple reinforcement drill to keep your steno strokes clean and crisp.
Clarity is the key to your outlines. If you write smoothly and accurately in this drill, the results will carry over to your speed drills and tests.
bat bait bet beet bit bite boat but butte bought boot bout
man main men mean mine moan moon
ban bane Ben bean bin bone bon bun boon
can cane Ken keen kin con cone coin
hat hate heat hit hot hut haut hoot
sat sate set seat sit sot suit sought
Sal sail sell seal sill sole soil
fat fate feet fit fight fought foot
Dan Dane den dean din dine don dun dune down
Hal hail hell heal hill hole hull howl Hoyle
tack take tech teak tick tyke tock toke tuck talk
lack lake leek lick like loch luck Luke lout loot
sack sake seek sick sock soak suck
had head heed hid hide hod
ball bale bell bill bile boll bull bowel boil
sad said seed Sid side sod
pat pate pet peat pit pot put pout
rad raid red reed rid ride rod rode rude
lat late let lit light lot lute lout
mat mate met meat mitt mite mote mutt mute moot
dale dell deal dill dial doll dole dull duel dual
bad bade bed bead bid bide bod bode bud baud
pan pane pen peen pin pine pone pun
sack sake seek sick sock soak suck soak
tall tail tell teal till tile toll towel toil
Big bad Ben bought bent bun bins.
Lest Lou lost, Luke liked Len least.
Pour pure power per puree purred Perry.
STEPHEN JOHN SHASTAY, Steno Rebel