My favorite sound is the clucking of chicken, in the morning.
22-year-old Khataza Banda has four siblings and goes to the SOS Secondary School in Lilongwe. Her favorite subject is English. After finishing school, she would like to be a designer. Khataza loves spending hours playing cards with her friends. She can only communicate using sign language at the moment due to her severe hearing loss. She was provided with hearing aids in October 2014 and has been making noticeable strides in her development ever since.
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I like listening to music because it helps me learn how to sing.
I like the clucking of chicken in the morning.
I like waking up to the sound of barking dogs.
I like to wake up to the cooing of the pigeons: Ku kruuuk ku kruuuk
I like to hear people call my name.
I like listening to the twittering of the birds during the day because at night I can't hear anything.
I like the purring of cats and the barking of dogs.
I like to hear people building houses because their work is profitable.
I like the sound of sewing machines because I know something nice will come out of it.