Say It by Signing: Conversing in American Sign Language by Elaine Costello, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Say It by Signing: Conversing in American Sign Language

Say It by Signing: Conversing in American Sign Language

by Elaine Costello
     
 

Welcome to the fourth most commonly used language in the United States -- sign language.
Learning to communicate with the hearing impaired is easy with Living Language Say It By Signing, and here's why:
A visual presentation is the best way to learn a visual language.
English subtitles appear as an aid, but you

Overview

Welcome to the fourth most commonly used language in the United States -- sign language.
Learning to communicate with the hearing impaired is easy with Living Language Say It By Signing, and here's why:
A visual presentation is the best way to learn a visual language.
English subtitles appear as an aid, but you can test yourself by replaying the lessons as they appear without subtitles.
Learn at your own pace by replaying the lessons until you feel comfortable moving on to the next lesson. Repetition is the key to learning any foreign language.

CONTENTS:
Meeting friends -- basic greetings, introductions, family members
Going out -- days of the week, time expressions, sports and recreation, modes of transportation
At a restaurant -- food, drinks
Shopping -- clothing, colors, numbers, money

Each dramatized lesson is followed by additional vocabulary and expressions. The manual alphabet is also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780517560983
Publisher:
Random House Information Group
Publication date:
01/02/1989
Series:
Living Language Ser.
Product dimensions:
4.17(w) x 7.50(h) x 1.09(d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Elaine Costello has been an educator and author associated with the field of deafness for more than twenty years. For ten years she was a classroom teacher and supervisor in schools for the deaf. She is now the director and editor in chief of the Gallaudet College Press at Gallaudet College in Washington, D.C., the world's only liberal arts college for the deaf.

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