REMEMBER… If you don’t understand, use these signs:. HEY AGAIN SLOW SPELL ALL UNDERSTAND DON’T-UNDERSTAND. Practice sheet 13.A. RESEARCH. Investigate Check out. Also means “COLUMN” (news paper) Note: Left hand can be horizontal or vertical
Also means “COLUMN” (news paper)
Note: Left hand can be horizontal or vertical
CHAPTER (use a “C” handshape)--left hand horizontal
Note: Close Captioning is a system of putting subtitles on video programming. Close captioning is “hidden” unless decoded by a special chip in your monitor.
If you look at someone and sign:
“HEARING YOU?” It means are you are member of the hearing community? / Can you hear?
If you look at someone and sign: COLLEGE YOU?“It means are you in college?” Or “Did you attend college?”
Note: Gallaudet University is a “Deaf” university in the northeast area of Washington D.C.
Location of the DPN revolution (“Deaf President Now”) that took place in March of 1988.
Many Deaf people tend to marry other Deaf people for communication and cultural reasons.Hard of hearing people tend to be in both worlds.Vocab: not-matter depends don’t know
“PUT-DOWN on PAPER”or “Make a note.”NOTE-TAKER(PUT-DOWN + AGENT)[Note: Deaf college students often use note-takers in class so they can watch the interpreter.]
The sign “investigate or check out” is sometimes initialized with an “R” to mean RESEARCH. In context it is not necessary to initialize this sign to mean research.
DEAF-SCHOOL* State residential school for the deaf. Students live there during the week and go home either on weekends or school holidays depending on their needs.* Deaf people are proud of having attended a “Deaf-school.”