The American Sign Language Phrase Book

The American Sign Language Phrase Book

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Baker & Taylor
A book and an accompanying DVD demonstrate hundreds of sign language phrases for various topics, including health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money and food. 10,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

Demonstrates sign language phrases for various topics, including health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money, and food.
"Clearly illustrated with hundreds of line drawings, this book focuses on areas such as health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money, food and drink, and small talk. This edition includes a two-hour DVD that presents right-and left-handed signers demonstrating every phrase in the book from chapter 3 through the appendix"--Publisher description.
Illustrates sign language phrases for various topics, including family, health, technology, religion, time, money, food, and sports, with an accompanying DVD that demonstrates each phrase for both right- and left-handed signers.

McGraw Hill

Open up a whole new world of communication through ASL

You can easily learn ASL with help from The American Sign Language Phrase Book. With more than 500 phrases, this is the reference guide to everyday expressions in American Sign Language, providing a quick way for you to converse with deaf people.

Clearly illustrated with hundreds of line drawings, this book focuses on areas such as health, family, school, sports, travel, religion, time, money, food and drink, and small talk. This edition's chapter on technology boasts 50 phrases to help you communicate about the Internet, computing, video relay, and more. There is even a chapter that gives you phrases for communicating about signing: asking people to sign slower, indicating your fingerspelling ability, and requesting help with your fledgling skills.

This edition ncludes a two-hour DVD that presents right-and left-handed signers demonstrating every phrase in the book from chapter 3 through the appendix.

From asking simple questions (“How are you?”) to more complex phrases (“There's no sign for that, you have to fingerspell it.”), The American Sign Language Phrase Book gives you the power to communicate easily and comfortably in ASL.



Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2011
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9780071759328
0071759328
Branch Call Number: 419.7 F217a 2011 TEEN
Characteristics: xv, 384 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. + 1 DVD
Additional Contributors: Fant, Barbara Bernstein

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122dewayne
Jan 22, 2017

cool book

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Gammaof2
May 27, 2014

I found this book to be hard to understand. I couldn't read the signs or figure out his handshapes. I'm glad there are many other books out there on sign language!

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