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Gallaudet offers German signing course

19-year-old Michelle Morris of Florida, says she finds learning German easy. She’s doing a degree [at Gallaudet University] in International Studies and aiming for a career with the United Nations. “That means I need to learn a foreign language,” she … Continue reading

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Audism Defined

Audism is a term typically used to describe discrimination against deaf or hard of hearing people, although it could also be expanded to include anyone with a difference in hearing ability. This discrimination can occur in a number of forms … Continue reading

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The ASL Alphabet

The basis for finger-spelling is knowing the ASL Alphabet. Ready? Sign Language Alphabet Video Sesame Street Teaches ASL Alphabet I know my ASL ABC’s pretty well, but what I have a hard time is reading words spelled quickly, long words, … Continue reading

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Computer learns sign language by watching TV

This is very interesting and the possibilities could be great! ASL is not provided for many auto-translation services. For example, Google Translate can work through 30+ text-based languages. Rosetta Stone, the popular language learning software, does not offer ASL. YouTube … Continue reading

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About ASL Songs

I don’t intend on posting a lot of ASL-inspired videos. However, some of them are pretty funny, cool, and entertaining. I know I’ll post a few that make me laugh or leave me entertained.  I’ll also continue to build a … Continue reading

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