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Organic symbols

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When we talk about ORGANIC SYMBOLS we mean simply that one symbol is taken as the root for several related symbols.

  


  

The most obvious example is the underlining...

You can underline any symbol to add emphasis

big ..... big

You can also double underline, draw a squiggly line or a dotted line underneath a symbol or word denote differing degrees of emphasis or certainty....


There is a system for noting verbs that ties in with this idea....


...verb tenses
work
 work g
work |
| work 
| wrk



working worked will work would work


Here are some more examples of one symbol giving rise to several more...

       al
country  

national (adjective)

       ally
country 

Nationally

      ze
country 

to nationalize

      tn
country 

nationalisation

       o
country 

national (noun), citizen

  

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return, come back, reverse, regress

arrow

rise, increase, grow, climb etc.

arrow

fall, decline, slide, slip, drop, shrink,

relations

exchange, relations,

arrow

lead to, consequence of, therefore

continue

continue,

arrow


whatever you like!

face

pleased.

face

annoyed, unhappy, unimpressed, etc.

face

very unhappy, disgusted, etc

face

to think

face

to know, (for me, the straight line denotes certainty, in comparison to the squiggly line for “to think”.)

  

The circle can also be used to denote a person who is associated with that symbol's meaning. This can be done by adding a raised circle to another symbol.

 

       al
country

national (adjective)

 

           O
country

citizen

econ

Economy

 

econ O

economist

E

Energy

 

E O

energy expert, supplier,

p

Policy

 

p O

politician

that, which

 

O

who

 

 

 

 

  

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