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Synonyms for lipread

interpret by lipreading

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People think of people being deaf when they lip-read but I can still hear 70% in one ear but I don't really hear the specifics of the word, so lipread. I fit the words to the lips, but it means I have to concentrate hard."
The scientist learning to lipread the deaf-mute's equations The line actually refers to a character called Kolliker who is deaf, dumb, and deprived of arms and legs--the very emblem of GAP--and an atomic scientist, whose very trade is SPLITTING.
Christmas had been a muted family affair around the bedside of the trainer, who has had a tracheotomy - "I can't lipread, but my daughters seem very good at it," said Alner.
Similarity ratings and confusability of lipread consonants compared with similarity ratings of auditory and orthographic stimuli.
The educators favoured 'oralism'--the belief that deaf children could be taught to speak and lipread. This conference, known as the Congress of Milan, was dominated by clerics from assorted religious schools in Europe.
* meetings were held in small halls where the acoustics were poor and there were many visual obstructions making it difficult for people with hearing aids and impossible for those who lipread,
Some interpreters specialize in oral interpreting for deaf or hard-of-hearing persons who lipread instead of sign.
I've got the video and if you can lipread, you can see Bobby turn to Don Howe [his No2] and try to think of a name.
Of interest in the present context are the effects of irrelevant speech on the performance of lipread targets.
Improper lighting affects mobility and such vital sensory functions as hearing, since many seniors with diminished hearing lipread to increase understanding.
Employees are instructed in the proper techniques to efficiently communicate with people with hearing impairments, placing themselves facing a light source and keeping hands, cigarettes, and food away from the mouth when taking to a hearing-impaired person, allowing the person to lipread. CSRs are reminded about keeping microphones away from the mouth when making boarding and inflight announcements.
"If this procedure helps just a little and I can hear sounds so that I look in the right direction to lipread then I'll be happy.
Face the person so you can be lipread and speak clearly, u y sing plain language, normal lip movements and facial expressions.
Speaking through a British Sign Language interpreter and able to lipread, Holly, from Holyhead, said: "It was much more difficult for my parents.
When one of them asked me a question which I could not understand, the other repeated it for me, but I was still unable to lipread it.