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Institute on Disabilities at Temple University

TECHNOLOGY

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC)

Transportation - Full Vocabulary Set



Numbers, other | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z


Numbers, other

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A

  • AAA
  • aboard (or all aboard)
  • accessible
  • accessible stop / accessible route
  • accident
  • Accu weather
  • ADA Room
  • air conditioning
  • airplane
  • airport
  • aisle chair
  • Amtrak
  • assistance
  • attention
  • ATV
  • audio guide

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B

  • back seat
  • baggage
  • baggage claim
  • barrier
  • battery
  • beltway
  • bicycle
  • block
  • boarding pass
  • boat
  • border
  • brakes
  • bridge
  • briefcase
  • bumpy
  • bus
  • bus lane
  • bus stop
  • business class
  • bypass

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C

  • cabin
  • call
  • call button
  • cancel (cancellation)
  • canoe
  • captain
  • car wash
  • cargo
  • cargo ship
  • carriage
  • carry-on
  • cash
  • cell phone
  • check
  • check point
  • coach
  • commute
  • commuter lane
  • complain
  • conductor
  • confirm
  • construction zone
  • corner
  • courteous (discourteous)
  • credit card
  • crosswalk
  • cruise ship
  • curb cuts
  • currency

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D

  • day
  • dead end
  • delay
  • delivery
  • departure
  • depot
  • detour
  • diesel
  • dingy
  • directions
  • directions
  • dirt road
  • discount
  • disengage
  • dock
  • double parked
  • downtown
  • drive
  • driver
  • drop off
  • dry

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E

  • elevated platform
  • elevator
  • e-mail
  • emergency exit
  • engine
  • enroute
  • escalator
  • ETA
  • eticket or electronic ticket
  • exact change
  • exhaust
  • exit
  • express
  • EZ Pass

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F

  • fare
  • fast
  • first class
  • flight attendant
  • fog horn
  • fog lights
  • foggy
  • follow
  • food car
  • freeway
  • frequent flyer
  • full serve

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G

  • G.P.S.
  • garage
  • gas station
  • gell (like a gell wheelchair battery)
  • golf cart
  • gravel
  • green
  • greyhound

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H

  • handrails
  • hazard lights
  • highway
  • horse and buggy
  • hotel

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I

  • icy
  • identification
  • insurance
  • intersection
  • interstate

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J

  • journey

K

  • kayak
  • keys
  • kneeling

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L

  • landmarks
  • lane (s)
  • late
  • leg room (as separate words)***
  • license
  • license plate
  • lift
  • loading/unloading zone
  • local (as in train)
  • luggage

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M

  • map
  • Mapquest
  • medium
  • meet
  • merging
  • meters
  • metro
  • miles
  • missed
  • moped (like a small motor cycle)
  • motor boat
  • motorcycle

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N

  • night
  • no U-turn
  • no-show

O

  • off ramp
  • On-Star
  • overheads

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P

  • pack
  • para
  • paratransit
  • parking
  • parking lot
  • pass
  • passage
  • passenger
  • passing
  • passport
  • pavement
  • photo
  • pick up
  • plataform
  • police
  • port
  • port authority
  • preboarding
  • preferred seating
  • pull
  • purpose
  • push

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Q

  • -

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R

  • radio
  • ramp
  • regional
  • registration
  • rental
  • reservations
  • reserve (-d)
  • rest stop
  • return
  • rewards (as in reward's card)
  • ride
  • riders
  • road atlas (as separate words)***
  • road conditions
  • road rage
  • road signs
  • road work
  • roadblock
  • room
  • route
  • runway
  • rush hour

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S

  • sailboat
  • scenic Route
  • schedule (scheduled, scheduling...)
  • school
  • School bus
  • school zone
  • screening
  • seat belt
  • secure
  • security
  • self serve
  • shopping
  • shortcut
  • shotgun (claiming front passenger seat)
  • side (of the street)
  • side street
  • sidewalk
  • signal
  • skateboard
  • skiing
  • sleeping car
  • slippery
  • slow down
  • snowy
  • speed limit
  • speed traps
  • speeding
  • stairs
  • station
  • station manager
  • stop
  • stop sign
  • storage
  • street parking
  • subway
  • supervisor
  • swerving
  • swipe

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T

  • taxi
  • thanks or thank you
  • therapist
  • ticket
  • ticket agent
  • tie down
  • time
  • tip
  • token
  • toll
  • toll booth
  • tour buses
  • tow truck
  • traffic
  • trailer
  • train
  • transfer
  • travel agent
  • tray tables
  • tricycle
  • trips
  • trip-tik
  • trolley
  • tunnel

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U

  • unleaded
  • unpack
  • upright (as in position)
  • U-turn

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V

  • van
  • VIN number
  • visa
  • visit

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W

  • wait (waiting,,,)
  • walker
  • weather
  • weather.com
  • wheelchair
  • window or aisle

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X

  • -

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Y

  • yellow

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Z

  • -

Needed Vocabulary for Socially-Valued Adult Roles