[AI] computer training for deaf and dumb

Subramani L lsubramani.visa at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 06:58:23 EDT 2010


Not an expert, but guess expressions like "speech and hearing
impaired" or persons with speech and hearing disability are more
acceptable.

Subramani



On 9/23/10, Adhimoolam Vetrivel Murugan <vadhimoolam at gmail.com> wrote:
> And not sure why people can't use civilized expressions like "hearing
> impaired", "hearing challenged" etc.
>
> Vetri.
>
> On 23/09/2010, Srikanth Bolla <presidentsrikanth at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I totally agree with Jean. Regards,
>>
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>> All:
>>
>> Could we please up-date our language?  Referring to people as "deaf and
>> dumb" is not only inaccurate but insulting.
>>
>> Jean
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