How to write Badlit script
In Sulat Bisaya each consonant character is one syllable that is pronounced with the `A` vowel (as shown above) notice that all consonant characters ends with a default `A` vowel sound, for example: the character `Ba`(shown above) is not just a B like our modern day alphabets but it's a syllable `Ba` so if you want to write a word for example: Basa (read) you only need two characters, you do not need a set of four.
How to use the kudlit
Suwat Bisaya is an Abugida, cross between a syllabary and an alphabet writing system. They use the same basic consonants, this combine them with a Diacritical mark called a Kudlit, the kudlit is use to express other vowels.
example below, see how they use the same character, and only by adding a kudlit will change its sound.
There are three types of basic kudlit in Suwat Bisaya
Tapas Kudlit (slash mark)
Kubit Kudlit (Hook mark)