2 MILLION PEOPLE TOOK PART IN THE FIRST NATIONWIDE DICTATION IN LATIN

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On November 14, the first national dictation in Latin was held throughout the country, aimed at popularization and wide dissemination of the Latin alphabet.

Students, teachers of higher and secondary educational institutions, preschool institutions and schools, as well as employees of culture, sports, medicine, utilities, energy and other spheres took part in the dictation throughout the country. In total, the event was attended by all citizens over the age of fifteen.

The dictation was held in specially prepared and designated areas for 30 minutes.

15 minutes before the start of the dictation, students got acquainted with the alphabet of Kazakh language in Latin script and received special written sheets.

In Astana, the writing of the dictation, which was written in National library, was attended by prominent figures, including: Minister of culture and sports Arystanbek Mukhamediuly, public figure Myrzatay Zholdassbekov, artists Maira Mukhamedkyzy, Nurbolat Arzamas, Bakhtiyar Adamzhan, writers Roza Mukanova, Konysbay Abilov, athletes Ulan Rysskul, Serik Aktayev, Aibek Oralbay, Aigerim Abilkadyrova.

The approved text of the dictation (80-90 words) was distributed through audio recordings and broadcast by radio "Shalkar", "Kazakh radiosy".

For those who could not take part in the writing of the dictation in specially prepared and designated areas, the organizers provide an opportunity through a computer or smartphone to go at the specified time by the link on the main pages of the sites emle.kz, tilalemi.kz for listening to audio and writing dictation.

Such participants should send scanned or photographed dictations to e-mail tilalemi.kz@gmail.com ahhh!

Within five days after the completion of the dictation on the site tilalemi.kz the correct version and evaluation criteria will be published.

Each user will be able to evaluate the work, comparing it with the sample.