The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #138985 Message #3184423
Posted By: Lighter
09-Jul-11 - 12:39 PM
Thread Name: BS: Sloppy use of language
Subject: RE: BS: Sloppy use of language
In the US, "exceptional" children are now those with learning disabilities, who were formerly described by the now forbidden "R-word," which originally meant only that their learning was extraordinarily slow compared to that of others.