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sign language

noun as in language using movements of hands and face

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If you’re looking to learn sign language for a loved one or simply looking to learn a new skill that sets you apart, then this bundle may be for you.

Instead, she brought her client and a sign language interpreter to the hiring site and persuaded representatives there to interview him in person.

For the hard-of-hearing, the absence of in-person meetings and conversations has been felt perhaps even more keenly as they’ve struggled to lip read, use sign language, access interpreters in time for video meetings.

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Madou, who is deaf, expressed concerns over the prospect of going to court during a pandemic, and she also said that she was unsure whether the court would provide her with a sign language interpreter.

Her mom and dad have to translate what she says when there isn’t someone else who speaks sign language.

Hearing people used sign language even when there was no deaf person present.

The town developed a sign language that everyone in the town used, deaf or not.

And they definitely did not know sign language, at least not well.

I'd teach some of my hearing friends sign language, which they picked up quickly.

South African sign language covers all of the country's 11 official languages.

School exercises in language composition are given with great success upon the basis of the sign-language.

It is only when the sign-language is abused that its merit as a means of instruction degenerates.

So Scouts will not find it hard to pick up the sign language; the motions represent the thing itself.

I faltered with visions of my evenings spent in expressing myself in the sign language.

As Louis knew only four or five words of Dakota, communication had to be carried on principally in sign language.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sign-language, such as: american sign language, asl, and signing.

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