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How to communicate with someone who just lost their speaking?

My grandma likely suffered a stroke this past week. She was speaking fine before but now she tries to talk and what comes out is sometimes Yiddish, sometimes Polish, occasionally English, but most of the time gibberish. We know she's still mostly there mentally but of course she is very frustrated. [more inside]
posted by cman on Jun 23, 2013 - 11 answers

Phone conversation with a stroke patient?

Any tips for talking on the phone to someone with cognitive damage? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 23, 2012 - 2 answers

Improve my elocution!

How can I work on a more "natural" delivery (emphasis, pitch, etc.) when reading books aloud? [more inside]
posted by yersinia on Nov 16, 2011 - 9 answers

Mushmouth

How did you learn to express your thoughts in a way that is clear and thorough - but concise? [more inside]
posted by peachfuzz on Nov 5, 2009 - 25 answers

I can haz stutter. Do not want.

I stutter. I don't want to. Maybe you can help. [more inside]
posted by Phyltre on Jan 30, 2008 - 17 answers

Greatest living orators?

When I look at the amazingly eloquent, sophisticated speeches of the past (think those of Milton, Lincoln, Churchill, Gandhi, and many more), I wonder: who are the towering orators of our generation -- the combined profound thinkers, moving speakers, and verbal artists of exquisite capacity?
posted by shivohum on Jun 3, 2007 - 46 answers

Help me translate two phrases into Farsi

Help me speak and write two phrases in Farsi. [more inside]
posted by perissodactyl on Apr 29, 2007 - 2 answers

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