By Somali K Chakrabarti
The cat jumped out of the well
Read this sentence aloud and then read it again in your mind. What happens? A little voice plays in your mind. Now try reading this without that little voice in your head. Just give it a go. Could you do it? Of course not! Because that’s how you were taught words; by pronouncing them; by memorizing the sounds first and then spelling them using those sounds.
Now, how do you think a deaf person would read this?