Originally Posted by cjg
If she can do that , then she does not fit into the category that 'most' people would call deaf.
That question may be the what some are arguing about here, without really coming out and saying so.
My child can do that as well. She's profoundly deaf.
Does wearing a hearing aid or a CI make you no longer deaf? Does using a prosthetic limb to take part in races make you no longer an amputee?