Its members have been featured at the National Black Arts Festival and in the anthology Break Word
With The World.
It is easier for children to do this before they break words
down further to individual letter sounds.
The findings support the notion that the reading and spelling deficit, characterized by an inability to break words
down into the separate sounds that comprise them, stems in part from a failure to properly integrate letters with their speech sounds.
They struggle to break words
down into units of sound.
Cheryl taught me how to break words
down and now I can carry on with the things I want to do.
Each child in my program is taught to break words
down," says Pastor Archer.
I will break words
up the way I'd split a flint I will grind words down like marble, like pigments So their dust rises to the nostrils of the god Fine-ground as flour for our daily bread Or powder on the cheeks of beautiful And less beautiful women, butterflies' pollen, salt Of the spindrift piercing the doors of the sea Like the air where a billion lightbulbs palpitate Like the grain of time burst in the hourglass I will set free those atoms of speech before Words themselves break me up, grind me down, Burn me to ash, scatter me, bury me
The cause of dyslexia is a hotly debated issue, but most researchers agree that the primary difficulty for those with the condition is a lack of phonological awareness-an inability to break words
into individual phonemes.