Sign-language Sentence Examples
That was the summer he learned a third language â€“ sign language.
The hearing children of deaf parents often grow up bilingual too, learning a sign language at home.
There will be a sign language interpreter present at the Fair.
We provide a sign language Club for children who want to keep learning sign language on a regular basis.
These programs all featured presenters who used sign language.Advertisement
Baby sign language is becoming more popular among today's parents.
These include sign language phonology, morphology, and syntax.
The system obviously has many uses beyond the translation of teletext subtitles into sign language.
Consequently, the prioritizing of sign language training by management, including time released from duties to learn, was considered vital.
Well, I must confess, I do not like the sign-language, and I do not think it would be of much use to the deaf-blind.Advertisement
Indeed, at one time it was believed that the best way for them to communicate was through systematized gestures, the sign language invented by the Abbe de l'Epee.
The deaf child who has only the sign language of De l'Epee is an intellectual Philip Nolan, an alien from all races, and his thoughts are not the thoughts of an Englishman, or a Frenchman, or a Spaniard.
At the moment, sign language on digital television is provided in an ' open ' format that everyone can see.
The Bexley Deaf Center were able to supply a sign language tutor.
Joe 's friends joined in his sign language lessons to stop him feeling left out - and now he is talking back.Advertisement
Learn how to use a version of sign language called British two-handed finger spelling alphabet.
Teaching a baby to sign isn't the same as teaching them the sign language of the hearing impaired.
In fact, parents don't have to know sign language at all in order to communicate with their child.
He believes that introducing sign language to babies as early as six months can help them develop their language skills at an earlier age.
Many parents swear to the fact that they and their child experience much less frustration and better communication when incorporating baby sign language.Advertisement
In some cases, chimps have been taught to communicate with sign language and facial expressions.
She works tirelessly to promote deaf awareness and teach people about sign language.
This was her mother's decision, and Whitestone has come under fire for her dislike of sign language.
She does use sign language now, however.
She is responsible for introducing countless numbers of kids to American sign language through this program, and her character is the longest ongoing television role ever held by a deaf person.Advertisement
However, in the unusual case that sign language is the medium of communication in the family rather than speech, the child shows no delay in learning to use that language.
However, only 10 percent of deaf children are born to deaf parents, so hearing parents must show a commitment and willingness to learn sign language.
In addition, the test may be given to non-native speakers in their first language and to hearing impaired children using American Sign Language.
However, deaf children born to parents who use sign language develop infant babble and a fully expressive sign language at the same rate as hearing children.
Since only about 10 percent of deaf children are born to deaf parents, hearing parents can promote their deaf child's language development by learning and using sign language.
Hearing-impaired children who use sign language within their families usually have no signed-language delay.
Finally, learners of all ages can enjoy absorbing a new skill with card games such as Sign Language Pocket Flash Cards, which teach basic communication of American Sign Language.
Not all deaf people use sign language or read lips.
Although it is subtle, every episode includes some sign language.
Even preverbal kids can often pick up sign language.
Therapists also can teach nonverbal autistic children alternative communication methods, such as the Picture Card Exchange Communication System (PECS) or sign language.
When did you two learn to speak sign language?
Jonathan had taken the time to learn sign language so that he could talk to Alex and she had kept him away from the hospital.
Her sign language vocabulary had increased, but many things were still difficult to understand.
That was the summer he learned a third language – sign language.
Deaf and hearing classmates at the school get the British Sign Language qualification together.
My children's mother tongue My three children's mother tongue is British Sign Language.