Multiple choice cloze #1

Greek alphabet

The Greek alphabet is thought to be where all important European alphabets came from. The alphabet was ............... from the Phoenician alphabet around the 10th century BC, with many changes to make it fit the Greek language.
The main ............... was that some of the Phoenician letters that were for sounds not used in Greek were turned into vowels.
The Phoenicians had written their alphabet without any vowels, so this change made reading ...............
............... change is that some new letters were invented for sounds that were in Greek but not in the Phoenician language.
At first, Greek was written from right to left, ............... as Phoenician, but after the 6th century BC, it was written from left to right.
There were some differences in the early Greek alphabet ............... on what part of the Greek world it was used in.
The two main ............... were the eastern and western ones
But over time, all Greeks started to ............... the same alphabet