The sounds your dog makes are the ones that matter most.To listen to the sounds your canine friends make, learn to decode the sounds of the language they use to communicate.This video is part of National Geographic’s How to Get the Best Audio with Your Dog series.
I’m not sure what you’d call me or how I speak.I’m autistic, but I can’t say I speak any other language.I can only understand English, which is the first language I learned.But that’s not how I’m going to get through this year, when I’m expected to get up in the morning and do the work […]
Posted June 05, 2018 08:01:56 For some people, the way a language is heard can have a big impact on their life.For example, a lot of people hear a language differently depending on how close their speech is to someone who has Down syndrome, a disorder in which people have no vocal cords.So it’s not […]
Microsoft has released a software update to disable the use of the language ‘apraxiac’ in Windows 8.The Microsoft spokesperson told The Register that the software update “changes the language from apraxiac to dsa.”However, it is unclear whether Microsoft is only attempting to disable apraxia in Windows, or if it intends to completely remove the language.This […]
The NFL’s latest study on language impairment has been released and it’s a big one.The study finds that a significant percentage of players are experiencing language impairment.The researchers say that in 2016, the average speed of an NFL player’s speech was 20.4 words per minute.A player’s speed was found to be a predictor of a […]
By James L. WhiteIn a recent article titled Language Dysphonia: What Are Some Examples of Language Disabilities?I highlighted a recent survey of linguists that found that a large majority of respondents identified “languages with a strong impact on our daily lives” as being “highly sensitive to language disabilities” and “the most frequently used language by […]
A year ago, we asked readers to suggest the most appropriate language for a disability-themed conversation.The result was a list of more than 1,300 suggestions that we have made available online.We wanted to know what people thought about these suggestions, so we created a survey.The results have been published in a book, Words with Words […]
Language is often used as a way of expressing emotions and expressing thoughts.It is used to convey a range of emotions including love, hate, anger, sadness, sadnessness, awe, wonder and awe.However, language can also be used to express a range on emotions, such as pain, sadness and anxiety.To help you know if you have a […]