Post-Stroke Communications

Knowledge Stroke in James Israel

Communications talk

Alphabet - Colors - Numbers

Car – Trip  
Food - Meals

Morning – Evening

Phone - Help 
Time - Day - Calendar


Alphabet - Colors - Numbers  

A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z talk

Your – Name, Place, Cit
y talk

Colors - Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Violet, Black, White, Shade, Dark, Light, Outside, Inside, Some Food Has Color talk 

0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 20, 100 talk

Numbers: Zero, One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Twenty, Hundred talk

Zero, First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth, Twentieth, Hundredth talk

Your: Telephone, House Number, Credit Card Number, Age, Money

Mathematics - Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide, Count, Match  talk

Shapes - Circle, square, Triangle talk

Counting – Marbles, Dots talk

Counting - Marbles, Dots


Care – Health, Clean, Barber, Haircut, Salon, Nails, Beauty, Lipstick, Perfume, Shave, Soap, Shampoo, Comb, Brush, Washcloth, Towel

Clothes - Hat, Cap, Scarf, Dress, Blouse, Skirt, Jacket, Coat, Shirt, Pants, Belt, Socks, Shoes, Glasses, Swimsuit talk

Size – Short, Long, Tall, Small, Large, Thin talk

Body – Ear, Nose, Throat, Head, Arm, Leg, Chest, Hand, Foot, Back, Neck, Eyes, Teeth talk 

Car – Trip 

Car - Key, Heater, Cooler, Radio, Seat Belt, Lock, License talk

Signs - Speed, Traffic Light, Stop talk

Trip – Directions, Car, Bus, Taxi, Help, Luggage

Travel - Walk, Bike, Boat, Bus, Train, Plane, Airport, Carrier, Arrival, Departure, Baggage, Information talk

Road – Highway, Street, Thruway, Route talk 


Doctor - MD, Primary, Heart, Dentist, Assistant, Surgeon, Licensed, Specialty, Board Certified, Foot, Stomach, Pet talk

Illness – Sick, Allergy, Bathroom, Headache, Stomach Ache, Back, Breathing talk

Assistance - Old Age, Wheel Chair, Nurse, Health Aide talk

Patient – Adult Home, Family, Health Aide talk

Self Help - Drugs, Pills, Blood Pressure talk

Plans – Insurance, Health, Lawyer, Group talk

Medical – Hospital, Clinic, Lab, Rehab, Physical Therapy, X-Ray, Pharmacy, Dr. Office talk

Vehicles - Car, Bus, Ambulance, Rescue, Assistance Ramp talk

Food - Meals 

Market – Groceries, Food Cart, Box, Can, Bag, Basket talk

Meat – Chicken, Frankfurter, Ham, Hamburger, Lamb Chops, Meatballs, Roast Beef, Prime Rib, Steak, Poultry, Turkey, Stuffing, Wings, Pot Roast talk

Seafood – Fish, Tuna, Salmon, Shrimp, Clams, Crab, Scallops, Fish Fry, Filet - No Bones talk

Fruits - Fruit Cup, Apple, Raisins, Berries, Grapes, Melon, Banana talk

Vegetables - Potato, Tomato, Lettuce, Broccoli, Mushroom, Onion, Pepper, Spinach, Grapefruit talk

Desserts - Cake, Rice Pudding, Cheese Cake, Assorted, Danish, Jell-O, Pie, Pineapple, Blueberry, Strawberries, Candy, Chocolate, Cookies, Lollipop talk

Ice Cream - Flavors, Scoop, Sundae, Vanilla, Chocolate Sauce, Strawberry, Whipped Cream, Cherry talk

Drinks - Coffee, Tea, Hot, Iced, Cold, Herbal, Decaf, Milk, Sugar, Brewed, Water, Plain, Shake, Soda talk

Juice - Orange, Cranberry, Apple, Tomato talk

Bread - White, Toast, Butter, Wheat, Roll, Rye, Bagel, English Muffin talk

Restaurant – Menu, Waitress, Waiter, Bill, Cashier, Tavern, Greek, Italian talk

Meals -
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Snack talk

Items -
Pancakes, Waffle, Egg, Omelet, Sandwich, Salad, Soup, Dish, Cheese, French Fries, Onion, Spaghetti, Glass, Plate, Knife, Fork, Spoon talk

Add-ons –
Garnish, Supplement, Mint Jelly, Ketchup, Mustard, Salt, Pepper talk

Other - Animal Food, Diet, Sliced, Mashed, Fried, Baked talk


Appliance - Gas Stove, Refrigerator, Washer and Dryer, Microwave, Toaster, Blender talk

Attic – Storage, Roof, Shingles, Chimney talk

Bathroom - Toilet, Shower, Bath Tub, Sink, Faucet, Knob, Pipes talk

Basement - Foundation, Game Room, Water, Electric Box, Sewer, Heater, Air Conditioner, Washer, Dryer, Furniture talk

Bedroom - Bed, Closet, Dresser, Alarm Clock Radio, Telephone, TV, News, Sleep, Lamp, Bulb, Closet, Hanger, Shelf talk

Dining Room - Table, Chairs, Hutch, Rug, Lighting talk

Family Room – Couch, TV, Art, Chimney, Fire, Wood, Gas talk

Family - Baby, Child, Brother, Sister, Wife, Husband, Grand Parent, Pet, Mother, Father talk

Garage - Car, Garage Door, Tools, Shovel, Broom talk

Hall Way - Coat, Temp Control, Umbrella, Coat Rack talk

Home – Residence, Apartment, Driveway, Front Door, Mailbox, Rug, Stair, Walls, Wood, Windows, Landscape, Outside, Aluminum, Block talk
Kitchen – Table, Cabinet, Stove, Refrigerator, Microwave, Counter, Closet, Sink, Faucet, Pots, Pans, Glass, Silver Ware, Knife, Fork, Spoon, Coffee, Food talk

Living Room – Formal, Couch, Table, Chair, Lamp talk

Maintenance – Dust and Clean, Table, Floor, Rugs, Pipe, Heat, Electric, TV, Waste, Water, Renting and Leasing, Building, Service, Repair, Water, Internet, Telephone talk

Office – Desk, Pen, Pencil, Paper, Telephone, Fax, Computer talk

Shed – Lawn Mower, Snow Blower, Tools, Hose, Ladder, Shovel, Rake talk

Tax - School, Water, Property, Income Tax, Federal, State, City talk

Tools - Hammer, Screwdriver, Picture Hanger, Wrench, Bucket, Paint, Brash talk


Money - Cash, Coin, Cent, Penny, Nickel, Dime, Quarter, Half Dollar,  Dollar, Five Dollars, Ten Dollars, Twenty Dollars, 100 Dollars, Currency, Paper talk

Value - Credit Card, ATM, Bank, Bargain, Silver, Gold, Jewelry, Tax, Credit, Financial, Register, Change, Check Balance talk

Morning – Evening  

Morning – Walking, Time, Alarm, Medicine, Drugs, Pills, Tooth Brush, Tooth Paste, Teeth, Mouthwash, Hairbrush, Comb, Hair, Bathroom, Toilet talk

Bath - Shower, Soap, Water, Towel talk

Women – Makeup, Comb, Brush, Hairdryer, Top, Skirt, Dress, Jeans, Blouse, Blazer, Stockings, Shoes, Socks, Perfume talk

Men - Shaving Cream, Electric Razor, Lotion, Cologne, Shirt, Tie, Pants, Shoes, Socks, Clothing talk

Exercise - Walk, Swim, Bike, Treadmill talk

Evening – Tooth Brush, Bed, Shades, Drapes, Cover, Night, Pajamas, Bedtime, Sheet, Blanket, Pillow, Floss talk

Phone - Help   

Phone - Cell, Charger, Telephone, Contacts, Text, Wireless, Company, Provider, Problems, Doctor's, Office, History, Frequently Asked Questions, Schedule, Home, Work, Apps talk

Personal – Help, ID, Purse, Wallet, Name, Address, Phone Numbers, Doctor, Drugs, Pills, Rescue, Insulin, Rescue Inhaler, Insurance talk

Safety – 911, Emergency, Security, Police, Fire, Ambulance, Security, Protect, Phone Numbers, Energengy Contact, Lost, Direction, Please Show Me talk 


Sports – Exercise, Golf, Swim, Bowling, Dance, Gym, Ball, Tennis talk

Hobbies - Boat, Books, Computer, Craft, Art, Cards, Bingo talk

Entertainment – TV, Movies, Paper, Internet, Party talk

Facilities – Gym, Park, Club, Court talk

Time – Day - Calendar 

Time – Minutes, Second, Quarter, Half, Hour, A.M., P.M., Before, After, Clock, Hands, Digits, O'clock, Watch talk

Day - Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday talk

Calendar – Day, Week, Month, Year, Weekday, Weekend, Holiday talk

Weather – Temperature, Sun, Rain, Wind, Clouds, Snow, Hot, Warm, Cold, High, Low talk


Work - Manual, Office, Profession, Home, Sick Leave, Retirement, Co-Worker, Customer, Pen, Pencil, Paper, Computer, Speech, Equipment,  Manual talk


Rehabilitation – Help, Practitioner, Patient, Therapy, Satisfaction, Survey, Outpatient, Office, Best, Assistance, Welfare, Social talk