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lipreading

A means of communication with the deaf. English speech involves more than forty distinct sounds but less than ten visibly distinguishable mouth patterns can be reliably identified. Other facial, bodily and contextual clues are, however, provided and a skilled lipreader can often discern or infer 60% of spoken information.
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The data indicated that a number of patients were reaching a level of speech perception that allowed effective use of the device without lipreading.
Will Binney's superb lipreading skills be enough to save him after he finds his client's wife floating dead in the pool?
That paper then contacted a lipreading expert who claimed that Agbonlahor had thrust his bottom lip at Barton who told him to "pack it in, f*** lip" then claimed Barton "appeared" to mention his big lips.
The earliest CI recipients reported substantial benefits in lipreading performance and recognition of environmental sounds but little or no recognition of speech using only the auditory information provided by the implant [1].
Both centres run free lipreading courses from the start of the academic year in September.
LIPREADING telephones could become a regular sight in shopping centres and in homes of deaf and hard of hearing people.
INTERVIEWS with Evelyn usually take the form of a three-way affair, with an intermediary often as back-up, but her lipreading skills are consummate and can lull the unsuspecting to assume she picks up every word.
More than half can understand speech through the implant alone -- without lipreading
Hanson and Fowler hypothesized that some deaf readers may acquire an idiosyncratic, yet consistent, sound-based strategy, despite profound hearing losses, through lipreading experiences and speech training.
RNID believe that lipreading classes should be widely available at little to no cost to the learner and since 2008, we have been running a campaign called Read My Lips.
FREE lipreading sessions are being run for people who are hard of hearing in Warwickshire.