Entry from US English dictionary
A method of communication in which the mouth movements of speech are combined with a system of hand movements to facilitate understanding and use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
- Parents are the primary teachers of cued speech to their child.
- Thus, in cued speech the letter ‘C’ does not appear since it is pronounced either ‘S’ or ‘K’.
- This group was started by the parent of a deaf child who is excited about beginning the adventure of learning cued speech.
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Syllabification: cued speech
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