Pocket Dictionary of Signing, Revised and Expanded

Pocket Dictionary of Signing, Revised and Expanded

by Rod R. Butterworth, Mickey Flodin


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Pocket Dictionary of Signing, Revised and Expanded by Rod R. Butterworth, Mickey Flodin

The simplest, most convenient alphabetized pocket guide to American Sign Language (ASL). Arranged in an easy-to-use dictionary format, this edition contains more than 600 signing entries with accompanying directions and illustrations. Inside you’ll find many special highlights, including:

·         Over 600 signs –a selection of the most commonly used phrases
·         Detailed illustrations — showing exact hand positions and movements
·         Fingerspelling — to aid in communicating words for which there are no signs
·         Memory aids — to assist in recalling how to form signs
·         Special sections — on forming numbers, letters, and constructing word endings
·         Comprehensive Index — of entries and their synonyms for easy cross-referencing

The Pocket Dictionary of Signing is the most complete pocket guide to basic sign language — and it’s portable enough to be carried anywhere in a pocket or purse.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780399517433
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/28/1992
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 171,494
Product dimensions: 4.40(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Mickey Flodin is the author of Signing Everyday Phrases, Signing for Kids, Signing is Fun, Signing Illustrated, and co-author, with Rod R. Butterworth, of The Perigee Visual Dictionary of Signing, The Pocket Dictionary of Signing, and Signing Made Easy.

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The Pocket Dictionary of Signing; Revised and Expanded 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Twray More than 1 year ago
I got this book to keep in my purse so that I can refer to it when needed. I wish there were some words in it that aren't, but it is quite useful. I am able to understand the hand motions and I love the little hints that are helpful for remember the sign.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book gave me the confidence I needed to know that I can succeed. The memory aids were the most helpful as I was having trouble remembering all the signs I was learning on flash cards until I started using the memory aid in this book. I would have given it five stars, but everyday words I needed were not in it.
Guest More than 1 year ago
It's great for a pocket dictionary. Beginners will love it. It's a very good book to get you started. At a cheap price it will give you lots of signs that you can use. Very clear illustrations and a great index. Get it!
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a great book for beginning ASl learners and the illustrations are great. I would recommend The Pocket Dictionary Of Signing to anybody who wants to learn ASl.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Cool book! I loved it. It has hundreds of A.S.L. words to learn and remember, and the illustrations and descriptions make the signs easy for even young people to learn. It's worth the money and the wait.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I thougt this book was great. It was very helpful and showed me alot of signs.