Tablets should not necessarily be the default option for everyone. Please see a qualified AAC specialist.
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 Like the word “want,” as in the PECS phrase “I want ____”
 I don’t necessarily like using terms “minimally verbal” or “nonverbal,” but it’s the best shorthand we have right now for the broader audience.
 One could argue that it is the spontaneous initiation that’s important here, not so much the fringe vocabulary.
 I was actually surprised to see that “Gigli” grossed more than $7 million—still well short of its $50 million-plus budget.