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What is Dyslexia?

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Angela
12 November 2020
What is Dyslexia?

What is Dyslexia?

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Joey
12 November 2020

No problem.

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Angela
12 November 2020

Thanks for taking the time to reply.

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Joey
12 November 2020

Dyslexia is one of the specific learning disabilities. It is neurobiological in origin, caused by inherent differences in the structure and function of the brain. Children with Dyslexia have difficulty in accurate and fluent word reading, as well as in spelling. Dyslexia is associated with difficulty in processing the sound (phonology) and written form (orthography) of language. Secondary consequences may include problems in reading comprehension and reduced reading experience, which in turn impede the growth of vocabulary and overall knowledge.

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