== The English Alphabet==

  • the letters of a language in their customary order.2.any system of characters or signs with which a language iswritten: the Greek alphabet.3.any such system for representing the sounds of a language:the phonetic alphabet.4.first elements; basic facts; simplest rudiments: the alphabetof genetics.5.the alphabet, a system of writing, developed in the ancientNear East and transmitted from the northwest Semites tothe Greeks, in which each symbol ideally represents onesound unit in the spoken language, and from which mostalphabetical scripts are derived.