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Complete Idiot's Guide to Conversational Sign Language Illustrated: Ilustrated (Complete Idiot's Guides)

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How to say it in sign.

With over 500 photos and an instructional DVD.

 

Focusing on the less formal and more popular PSE (Pidgin Sign English), this is the perfect guide to the fundamentals of communicating through sign in a variety of everyday situations. Inside, readers will discover how to sign for small talk, emotions, directions, weather, family and friends, special occasions, recreation, travel, around the house, dining out, shopping, education, at the workplace, emergencies, and more.

 

•  Includes more than 500 photos

•  First and only book on sign language that contains a DVD

•  There are approximately two million deaf people in the United States

•  90% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, and PSE is the form of signing most often learned and taught by parents

 

Synopsis:

How to say it in sign.

With over 500 photos and an instructional DVD.

Focusing on the less formal and more popular PSE (Pidgin Sign English), this is the perfect guide to the fundamentals of communicating through sign in a variety of everyday situations. Inside, readers will discover how to sign for small talk, emotions, directions, weather, family and friends, special occasions, recreation, travel, around the house, dining out, shopping, education, at the workplace, emergencies, and more.

Includes more than 500 photos

First and only book on sign language that contains a DVD

There are approximately two million deaf people in the United States

90% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, and PSE is the form of signing most often learned and taught by parents

About the Author

Carol Lazorisak holds national certificates as a Deaf Certified Interpreter and as a Professional American Sign Language Teacher. Selected as a “New Yorker of the Week” by NY1 Cable, she was featured in the first issue of Biography magazine.

Dawn Donohue is a sign language interpreter and sign language teacher as well as an international management consultant. She is also Ms. Lazorisak’s daughter.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592572557
Author:
Lazorisak, Carol
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Author:
Donohue, Dawn
Author:
Lazorisak, Carole
Subject:
Sign Language
Subject:
American sign language
Subject:
Sign language -- Self-instruction.
Subject:
Miscellaneous
Subject:
Foreign Languages-American Sign Language
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper and CD
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guides
Publication Date:
20040931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
10.06x8.00x.65 in. 1.35 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , How to say it in sign.

With over 500 photos and an instructional DVD.

Focusing on the less formal and more popular PSE (Pidgin Sign English), this is the perfect guide to the fundamentals of communicating through sign in a variety of everyday situations. Inside, readers will discover how to sign for small talk, emotions, directions, weather, family and friends, special occasions, recreation, travel, around the house, dining out, shopping, education, at the workplace, emergencies, and more.

Includes more than 500 photos

First and only book on sign language that contains a DVD

There are approximately two million deaf people in the United States

90% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, and PSE is the form of signing most often learned and taught by parents

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