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cob (corn on the cob)
dribble the ball
bus on time
That is a cute baby.
I hid the bag underneath the stairs.
He shot the ball at the buzzer.
The balloon popped.
The bat hung upside down in the tree.
They served beans at the picnic.
The bear was hunting for food.
My bed is soft.
The bee works to make honeycomb.
He liked to bike long distances.
I love to go bird watching.
The boat is going to sink.
This is my favorite book.
The little boy walked down the path.
She filled the bucket with soap and water.
He smashed the bug.
I ran to catch the bus.
The button fell off my shirt.
above the ground
in the cupboard
next door neighbor
The hot air balloon is above the mountains.
The baby was sleeping in her crib.
The bobcat had 3 babies.
The bubble floated above us and then popped.
Her cabin is made from logs.
The cobweb is between the branches.
The cowboy winked at me.
The cupboard is full of food.
He said goodbye to his wife.
My keyboard is wireless.
Let's go play kickball.
See if your letter is in the mailbox.
I found a marble on the floor.
She had her neighbor over for tea.
I see a rabbit in the grass.
She is holding a ribbon.
The robin had a red chest.
This robot can talk.
yellow taxi cab
corn on the cob
hard shell crab
turn the doorknob
pierced ear lobe
new golf club
melted ice cube
scrub the floor
The baby bib has food all over it.
We can take a cab to the show tonight.
Corn on the cob is my favorite food.
I think a crab just pinched me.
Our crib was hard to put together.
The bear cub looked for his mom.
Turn the doorknob to open the door.
She will pierce her ear lobe for her birthday.
He just bought a new golf club.
Would you like 1 ice cube or 2?
It is their first day on the job.
The scientists test chemicals in their lab.
I rub lotion on my hands when they're dry.
My bathrobe is nice and soft.
Make sure to scrub the tile with soap.
He began to sob when he heard his cat was missing.
Hop in the tub before bed time.
The web is between the branches.
When it was bedtime I put my book back on the shelf. I went into the kitchen and made myself a banana and bologna sandwich for school. Then I helped take the bib off of my baby sister. I would need my energy for the kickball game in the morning.
I was about to fall asleep when I remembered that I still needed to rub my lucky rabbit foot. I laid in bed wishing that kickball could be my job. "Until somebody makes it popular, nobody will be able to make kickball their job," I thought.
I was so busy thinking that I fell asleep.
The bear was running after Brandon and he didn't know what to do. He found the bear's cub on accident, but the bear didn't see it that way. He had tried to hide behind a shrub but the bear found him.
He looked in his backpack only to find a stick of butter, a toy robot, some rubber bands, a soda bottle, and a cheeseburger. He wondered what would get the bear's attention and then he thought..."The cheeseburger!"
He grabbed the burger and began unwrapping it from the paper. He left the burger on the ground, jumped on his bike, and rode away before the bear could find him.
Amber walked through her neighborhood to the bus station. After sitting down she looked around. A man with a beard was sitting across the aisle from her. He was eating a blueberry muffin, a biscuit, and 4 slices of bacon. He began talking to her.
"This is the best kind of bacon you can buy," he said. "I love bacon..." he continued, "it's kind of a hobby of mine."
"That's very interesting," said Amber. She remembered visiting their family cabin in Alabama, last October, for her birthday. Her family had always eaten bacon for breakfast in the mornings.
"Well, be sure that your hobby doesn't become a habit," she said, as she and the man with the beard laughed.
This list of functional words was professionally selected to be the most useful for a child or adult who has difficulty with producing the "B" sound.
We encourage you to use this list when practicing at home.
Home practice will make progress toward meeting individual language goals much faster.
Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) are only able to see students/clients 30-60 mins (or less) per week.
This is not enough time for your child to overcome an articulation disorder with the "B" sound. But with high caseloads...
...it's all SLPs can do.
There's only so much time in the day.
Every day that your child goes without practice it becomes more and more difficult to correct an "B" error because he/she continues to say it incorrectly.
We know life is busy, but if you're reading this you're probably someone who cares about helping their loved one as much as you can.
Practice 5-10 minutes whenever you can, but try to do it on a consistent basis (daily).
Please, please, please use this list to practice.
It will be a great benefit to you and your loved one's progress.