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Learners could focus on the different distances between keys if one-finger typing is taking place. They could also explore the situation with two-handed touch-typing.

 

Learners might also like to investigate how fast people can text when using a mobile phone keypad.

 

The article at www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-10925456 may be of interest.

 

 

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