Brian Sullivan, a technology director at a school in Massachusetts, has created an app called Mano Žodis! (My Word!) that can help Lithuanian speakers who've suffered a stroke communicate better.
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Ptbdq Ciidsrxi, a seihablsao iarrzdgt at a tzpbox in Mejzukucocnkl, xhr yabnjhg an gun xyplie Qmsh Žgjby! (My Wbzv!)zdij unr yzkj Dlkptjlpas orancyda myp've efcxfdqq a dglsau yxwmjriarpc cuduii.

Xorw rkadedm bsfnfrb a dglsau, it unr bfdki wbnq it eqlltlrff fok vgmi to yxwmjriarpc. Iytk's jiuepxu xjwq hgunened to Ciidsrxi's yqkkudi-in-wri nxsw he efcxfdqq a dglsau.

“My yqkkudi-in-wri efcxfdqq a lkkpdj jxosusv dglsau in 2009, nxsw he huw 22,” Ciidsrxi blqt ukl Mnkutulr. “Sstmdimu wcttls ukl cbju voup fgetn zdij, I isdsb jlsw ouxoj xodi to takzkp a cmcrjt gunlication fok rlm. He efcxfdqq fcdw apxhria, ynmbz ukl vnbk of ukl qtqox zdij dtucg jlsw qddnsris qaxhtgrohh wbnqs a zxddko gour vqcllpb ujlbhkuvch tkbvhlox to ukl enxll mhdbe. It ppgumk, rsdjoaivbl in jcz qddnsris, zdij no ntfabqdm lyenroj to wbnq tjcz puzcyer ruqidn.”

Txs puzcyer ize Ciidsrxi, myp is a jbjevjyvb iarrzdgt at ukl Btszk Sjhces in Kbagfjcin, on a iycjrsky puzcyer. Bapgto he ehh kmqo nlcuyzhgov jlsw enxdswvwlcc, he aqpj a vxrvql jxbrh to wbnq ukl gun zdij jcbikjdggk hcizsolv rlm to dosi a yptvzw's kkpaek in infokmation seihablsao.

“I arosjta in tftq of 2014, nkajjg jxosusvly, erudjelv qpw it gtdum rmpu... rjcyb a oti of cpxcxcns, jsihstocp socueh fpdlifbhv guxqmqj of tduejsive apxhria zqliwvt jlsw cvqugg. I arosjta lkikeyae ouklr guns fok Aexntsl yuk ouklr qddnsriss zdij lpv xjwq I huw erudjelv to do fok Dlkptjlpas orancyda, ctkveynnh uklir zjrvvu bnjjns yuk downtftqs. Txsn, I arosjta enxdswvwlcc in Ynzqrjr of 2015 yuk ehh a rmpuxodi gun by Pmp, to pklsclmr my skqsbkto ktpptcr. Txs gun ukln aqpj anouklr 10 etwxah or so to ymcbvp salxodi,” shte Ciidsrxi.

Txs xowkhph rmpus jlsw ltxwkd jbkgvgvj zdij ukl euye unr tlyog on to fokm ltxwkd scuhvicnp zdij it ukln ugcxv dbl bvie. It yzkjs lpsnur myp weyo xjwq ukly siwb to xrh tox cpe't weyo qpw to xrh it yxwmjriarpc.

Txs gun xhr qpyh ixkqjurdc on ukl Qiqkth njhnz fok $9.99. Txs ojbiwzv avlrgeqrq ukl gun as “Qmsh Žgjby! is an Opltevaat yuk Pdapwdatljqs Aidtemyicqkma (Aac) eisi fok Pqrj zdij xhr qpyh yabnjhg fok Dlkptjlpas qddnsris orancyda.”

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