Deaf people are
Broken
Deaf people are also
disabled
Needs to be fixed
Pathological
Deaf people are NOT this
Not Broken
Deaf people are not in a "wheelchair"
Not Disabled
Deaf people only have a different language that is it
Cultural
#1 difference between ASL & English
Shorter Sentences
#2 ASL difference from English
Visual
#3 difference from ASL than spoken English
Facial expression
Facial Expression difference/importance #1
Body Shifting
Facial Expression is important when
Eye Gazing
this comes first in ASL Grammar than spoken English
The Object
the percentage of ASL has nothing to do with signing is..
seventy
is 3-D
ASL
1-D or Linear
English
Is "like" a movie
ASL
Is "like" the BOOK
English
ASL completes 1 sign as. .
Two spoken words
a parameter of ASL that allows much ....
Movement
the changes between "stamp" & "soup"
Palm orientation
the top of the head shows "dad" & the bottom; the chin is "mom"
Location
Face, Placing the people by pointing left or right, the body markers are known as
None Manual Markers
when signing things such as "class" or "nothing"; the "" is important.
Hand Shape