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Document Transcription Exercise

The following exercise has the ​objective of helping you to transcribe a christening record focusing on the individual words and not on the punctuation. 

Transcribe only the section that appears highlighted and pay attention to the upper and lower cases. 
You may need to scroll down to view the highlighted portion.


​​Enter the highlighted word and press the ENTER key. If the word entered is correct, the word will be displayed ​in green, othe​rwise, it will appear in red. To continue to the next word, press th​​e space bar.​ Page will reset on completion to first word.

Sample Christening Record

Enter Word Below ​:




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Additional Samples

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