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Communication difficulties


Can involve the following features:


  •  Severe delay in language development
  •  Repeating phrases immediately or later
  •  Repeating words and phrases over and over
  •  Making up new words
  •  Melodic or sing-song tone
  •  Easily picking up accents
  •  Literal understanding of phrases (e.g. "specialise" is understood as "special eyes", looking for "cats and dogs" falling from they sky when it's raining)
  •  Not using gestures such as pointing,  showing
  • Poor eye contact 
  • Not being able to share interest and enjoyment with others - prefers own personal enjoyment in activites