The BKB (Bamford-Kowal-Bench) sentence lists for partially-hearing children

Br J Audiol. 1979 Aug;13(3):108-12. doi: 10.3109/03005367909078884.


Linguistic guidelines for the design of sentences for speech audiometry with children are described, and new lists of test sentences which are based on such guidelines--the Bamford-Kowal-Bench Sentence Lists for Children--are introduced. Audiometric data relating to the use of the new lists are presented and discussed.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Audiometry, Speech*
  • Child
  • Hearing Loss / diagnosis*
  • Humans
  • Speech Discrimination Tests