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In every one of your three examples, 「書」 is read 「しょ」. Read it differently in any one of those and you will sound just "wronger" than you want to. Formal/Technical vs. Informal/Non-Technical: Brush Calligraphy: [書]{しょ}・[書道]{しょどう} vs. [習字]{しゅうじ} Books: [書]{しょ}・[書籍]{しょせき}・[書物]{しょもつ} vs. [本]{ほん} Letters: [書]{しょ}・[書簡]{しょかん} vs. [手紙]{てがみ} For the 「ふみ」 ...

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