[AI] computer training for deaf and dumb

Adhimoolam Vetrivel Murugan vadhimoolam at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 15:40:02 EDT 2010


As it has been already pointed out, several expressions can be used.
Some examples: Hard of hearing, hearing/speech impaired, hearing
challenged etc.

On 24/09/2010, Subramani L <lsubramani.visa at gmail.com> wrote:
> Not an expert, but guess expressions like "speech and hearing
> impaired" or persons with speech and hearing disability are more
> acceptable.
>
> Subramani
>
>
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> 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:
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>>> Could we please up-date our language?  Referring to people as "deaf and
>>> dumb" is not only inaccurate but insulting.
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