“Speech Stuff” is aimed at teachers and therapists working with profoundly deaf teenagers and young adults. It provides a wealth of testing and training resources based on the 500 most frequently used words in Spoken American English. Resources provided in “Speech Stuff” include:
♦ A listing of the 500 most common words of English presented in isolation and in sentences.
♦ Word and sentence lists based on the most common words of English.
♦ Lists of words consisting of voiceless consonants and vowels with high F2s.
♦ A closed set sentence test contrasting key words in high and low predictability contexts.
♦ An entertaining set of rhymes presenting information on English language usage, such as the rules of plurality, irregular verbs, and noun/verb agreement.