What is it called when you can't understand someone's speech?

Asked by William Arnold on September 12, 2021

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Aphasia is a disorder caused by damage to the parts of the brain that control language. Anomic aphasia - you have trouble using the correct word for objects, places, or events. Global aphasia - you can't speak, understand speech, read, or write.

What does unidirectional mean? adjective. operating ormoving in one direction only; not changing direction: a unidirectional flow.

Why can I not speak? Selective mutism. Selective mutism (SM) is an anxiety disorder in which a person normally capable of speech cannot speak in specific situations or to specific people. People with selective mutism stay silent even when the consequences of their silence include shame, social ostracism, orpunishment.

What is a speech sample? A language sample often consists of 50 to 100 utterances spoken by the child, but it can have as many as 200 utterances. The SLP writes down exactly what the_child says, including errors in grammar. Errors in articulation or speech sounds are not recorded.