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Title:
Signing illustrated : the complete learning guide
Author:
Flodin, Mickey.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Revised Perigee trade paperback edition, Expanded.
Publication Information:
New York : Penguin Group, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
318 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Summary:
This easy-to-use learning guide that teaches American Sign Language is updated and expanded to include new computer and technology signs and offers a fast and simple approach to learning. Groups signs with similar shapes and movements in chapters such as numbers, money and quantity, and thoughts, emotions, and ideas.
General Note:
"With a new section on computer and technology terms"--Cover.

"A Perigee book."

Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- A brief history of sign language -- About this book -- Glossary -- Getting started : the basics -- The basic hand shapes -- Hints for better signing -- The manual alphabet -- 1. Family, people and pronouns -- 2. Home, clothing, and colors -- 3. Food and eating -- 4. Actions and related words -- 5. Sports, recreation, and hobbies -- 6. Animals, nature, and science -- 7. Travel, holidays, location, and direction -- 8. Thoughts, emotions, and abstract ideas -- 9. God and religion -- 10. Education, careers, and communication -- 11. Cities, states, countries, and governments -- 12. Numbers, money, and quantity -- 13. Health, medical, and the body -- 14. Time, seasons, and weather -- 15. Opposites and questions -- 16. Technology -- Acronyms, etc. -- Index -- Answers to practice pages.
ISBN:
9780399530418
Format :
Book

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