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I Had Speech Therapy

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    In First And Second Grade.

    Hmm,I forgot about that. :) I had it for two years..I think it was my r sounds I had trouble with,I don't really remember. :P
    AmayaEkio AmayaEkio 18-21, F 18 Responses Nov 2, 2009

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    Speech

    I have never been to therapy for it.I never had a speech problem.  It has been only a few years, I have noticed I sometimes have a problem.  I don't stutter or anything. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F May 28, 2012

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    Sh - S

    I mixed "s" and "sh" up all the time as a kid. Most of the time it wouldn't be a problem, but there are some words that have different meanings, depending on the s/sh. So I had speech therapy in kindergarten. I had those cards that had pictures of things...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 2, 2008

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    I Forgot I Went To This...

    I had forgotten all about my litle time in speech therapy. I went there to learn how to say 'th' cause i said 't' instead
    Daydreamer97 Daydreamer97 13-15, F Apr 11, 2012

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    I Forgot I Went To This...

    I had forgotten all about my litle time in speech therapy. I went there to learn how to say 'th' cause i said 't' instead
    Daydreamer97 Daydreamer97 13-15, F Apr 11, 2012

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    *arah?

    My name is Sarah and I was born with hemifacial microsomia, meaning that one side of my face is smaller than the other. Sometimes it paralyzes people but I was fortunate enough not to have been born like that. Anyway, I had difficulty saying my "s/sh"s for a long time and went to...
    DreamChild716 DreamChild716 18-21, F Apr 11, 2012

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    Mysterious

    Everyone is always asking me what my accent is, but the truth is I was born in my country of residence (Canada). While it is true my parents were from England and have English accents, I only lived there one year myself and my sisters, also born in Canada, do not have accents...
    Ikonos Ikonos 36-40, F Sep 30, 2009

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    Insparation For Me To Keep On Doing What I Do!

    When I was three-years-old, my mother, accompanied by the Beatles ‘Drive My Car’, drove me to Nancy. Nancy was a tall woman with crazy black hair. We played games that prompted me to say my ‘trouble’ sounds. When these words came up, she would pause the game, and drill me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2012

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