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Word! Dyslexia

Dyslexia

(En español: Dislexia)

Say: dis-lek-see-uh

Wha tifev eryth ingl oooked lik ethis whe nyo utrie dtoread? Dyslexia is the name of a learning problem some kids have with reading and writing. It can make words look jumbled and make it difficult to read and remember what was read.

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