Signing Illustrated: The Complete Learning Guide by Mickey FlodinSigning Illustrated: The Complete Learning Guide by Mickey Flodin

Signing Illustrated: The Complete Learning Guide

byMickey Flodin

Paperback | November 2, 2004

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 105 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


Here is the complete learning guide that teaches American Sign Language by "category," the most popular and preferred method of teaching and learning. This easy-to-use guide is updated and expanded to include new computer and technology signs and offers a fast and simple approach to learning. Includes:

- Vocabulary reviews
- Fingerspelling exercises
- Sign matching and memory aids
- A complete glossary and a comprehensive index
- Clear instructive drawings
Mickey Flodin is the author of Signing Everyday Phrases, Signing for Kids, Signing is Fun, Signing Illustrated, and co-author, with Rod R. Butterworth, of The Perigee Visual Dictionary of Signing, The Pocket Dictionary of Signing, and Signing Made Easy.
Title:Signing Illustrated: The Complete Learning GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 10.9 × 8.1 × 0.8 inPublished:November 2, 2004Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:039953041X

ISBN - 13:9780399530418

Look for similar items by category:


Rated 5 out of 5 by from an excellent starter! I was looking for a guide to help me learn ASL...this book was perfect! It's simple to follow, using clear illustrations, large fonts, and specific instructions. I've learned to effectively sign all the words needed to communicate with my friends about our social, personal, and professional lives!
Date published: 2005-02-14

Table of Contents

Signing IllustratedIntroduction
A Brief History of Sign Language
About This Book
Getting Started: The Basics
The Basic Hand Shapes
Hints for Better Signing
The Manual Alphabet

Chapter 1
Family, People, and Pronouns

Chapter 2
Home, Clothing, and Colors

Chapter 3
Food and Eating

Chapter 4
Actions and Related Words

Chapter 5
Sports, Recreation, and Hobbies

Chapter 6
Animals, Nature, and Science

Chapter 7
Travel, Holidays, Location, and Direction

Chapter 8
Thoughts, Emotions, and Abstract Ideas

Chapter 9
God and Religion

Chapter 10
Education, Careers, and Communication

Chapter 11
Cities, States, Countries, and Governments

Chapter 12
Numbers, Money, and Quantity

Chapter 13
Health, Medical, and the Body

Chapter 14
Time, Seasons, and Weather

Chapter 15
Opposites and Questions

Chapter 16

Acronyms, Etc.
Answers to Practice Pages