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The Egyptians used what was pictographs(pictures( usually painted which was a form using pictures or hieroglyphics. the chinese used also hieroglyphs pictures in early China and clay tablets, like the Egyptians did, finally the actual writing was called sandscript invented by the Arabs and Moslem Faith as well as being the first written Language using A quill or a sharpened piece of wood , then China started the same The actual printing of words were done by the chinese using a a sort of printing press and Ink or Dye if you will.and also a sharpened stick. which is still being used in some cultures todays world som use it as art work Like the Japanese when writing special prayers or art work.
Some people believe that writing started in Egypt around 3200 BC while others say that it originated from China around 1200 BC. It developed as an expressing language by letters or other marks. Check out http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_writing for more information.