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Learn American Sign Language : Everything You Need to Start Signing Now : Complete Beginner's Guide,

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American Sign Language (ASL) is a vibrant, easy-to-learn language that is used by approximately half a million people each day. Current with the latest additions to ASL and filled with thousands of brand new photographs by Deaf actors, Learn American Sign Language is the most comprehensive guide of its kind.

- Learn more than 800 signs, including signs for school, the workplace, around the house, out and about, food and drink, nature, emotions, small talk, and more.

- Unlock the storytelling possibilities of ASL with classifiers, easy ways to modify signs that can turn "fishing" into "catching a big fish" and "walking" into "walking with a group."

- Find out how to make sentences with signs, use the proper facial expressions with your signs, and other vital tips.

Learn American Sign Language quickly and easily with up to 800 signs!

With this fun and informative learning guide, you'll master American Sign Language in no time. For anyone looking for a basic introduction to ASL, you'll be able to follow easy step-by-step instructions, illustrated with photos showing the face and upper body where many inflections are needed for signing.

Learn to sign important words such as feelings, actions and more.

Hundreds of signs are found inside Learn American Sign Language. Professer of ASL Russell Scott Rosen will guide you through signing commonly used words like:

People Signs

Pronouns and Question Signs

Animal Signs

Time Signs

Courtesy Signs

School Signs

Color Signs

Weather Signs

Descriptive Signs

Food and Drink Signs

Occupation Signs

Negation Signs

Money Signs

Clothes Signs

Building Signs

Transportation Signs

Sports Signs

Nature Signs

Medical Signs

Travel Signs

Additionally, you'll discover instructions for finger spelling, numbers, inflections, hand shapes.

Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Reference
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Motorbooks Intl
Author: James W. Guido
Language: English
Street Date: October 13, 2015
TCIN: 31173220
UPC: 9781577151074
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-3385
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