Paras 141, 142 The blends, like the diphthongs, seem to be learned by easily and accurantely by the students. You will see clearly the differences, such as in 'own' and 'owned'.
Homework: Read and write the assignment. Take any recorded dictation you may have of this and previous assignments (never make it too long, just choose from what you have of previous assignment and the entire current assignment--or whatever you have on hand). Transcribe (type up) your own shorthand from what you wrote and the recorded dictation.