Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and Easily by Irene DukeLearn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and Easily by Irene Duke

Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and Easily

byIrene Duke

Paperback | August 18, 2009

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"I love you."
"What can I get you?"
"Let's take a walk."

Wanting to say simple things like these but not being able to is frustrating and disheartening—but learning how to communicate can be easy and fun! This book is a basic guide to the alphabet, vocabulary, and techniques it takes to connect using American Sign Language. Whether signing out of necessity or learning for the sake of growing, you will enjoy this practical primer. After reading this book, you will be able to use American Sign Language in a social, educational, or professional setting.

Whether the goal is to communicate with hearing-impaired grandparent, a child with special needs in school, or an infant, people learn sign language for many different reasons. Easy to read and reference—and complete with images and examples of common signs—this basic guide allows you to make a meaningful connection that's otherwise impossible.
Irene Duke (Mashpee, MA) is an adjunct professor at Massasoit Community College, where she has established and teaches the American Sign Language program. She is also a sign language consultant, ADA advisor, and a professional instructor for school systems public and private. She also establishes onsite ASL courses, workshops, and lect...
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Title:Learn Sign Language in a Hurry: Grasp the Basics of American Sign Language Quickly and EasilyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.6 inPublished:August 18, 2009Publisher:Adams MediaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1598698680

ISBN - 13:9781598698688

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comprehensive and easy to understand! I've always wanted to get into sign language, and this is the perfect book. You get all the basics in. The key is to practice!
Date published: 2016-12-08