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Preposition and Arrows


Preposition or position is indicated by a red/grey ball relative to other elements. Prepositions on their own may seem abstract but when learnt as a set the reader will be able to identify the red ball and make sense of its position.

example of prepositions 1

The red is also used alongside other parts of the symbol to highlight a feature or relationship such as foreground to background.

example of preposition 2


There are several different uses of arrows. These are used to indicate various concepts such as direction, motion, actions and time or indicate the pertinent part of a symbol.

example or arrows

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