TITLE

Language in a context

AUTHOR(S)
Baugniet, Gabriel
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/3/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 1, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article accounts the authors experience being a lip-reader. The author, as an adult, suddenly lost his hearing over a very short period of time. When he began studying the art of lip-reading, assuming that it would just be a matter of practice, and he would already learn everything. He eventually found out that he was wrong and being lulled into complacency when he come into the context of group of consonants.
ACCESSION #
25625963

 

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