A Basic Course in American Sign Language by Terrence J. ORourke
ISBN 13: 9780932666420
Email to a Friend. Availability: In stock. From the start they learn not only vocabulary, but also the grammar and structure. Not only the hand signs, but also the non-manual markers and body shift. They build skill on skill week to week.
Basic Course in American Sign Language
The Student Study Guide to A Basic Course in American Sign Language, designed to supplement the text, provides a wide array of practice materials for student and teacher. Exercises and practice sentences allow students to practice receptive and expressive skills. The first three videotapes demonstrate the exercises and dialogues presented in the 22 lessons of the text.
There are obvious problems with writing a text for a visual gestural language. This text attempts to alleviate some of these problems by using illustrations and scripts for signed sequences. The text is composed of 22 lessons each of which contains two to four basic explanations of the language structures to be learned. As a resource for the student, a drill or exercises follows. Spaced at intervals throughout the text are several short dialogues which review the language structures discussed in the preceding lessons. Convert currency.
The first three DVDs in this series are designed to illustrate and demonstrate each of the exercises and dialogues presented in A Basic Course in American Sign Language. This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer andbirth defects or other reproductive harm. Here at Walmart. Your email address will never be sold or distributed to a third party for any reason. Due to the high volume of feedback, we are unable to respond to individual comments. Sorry, but we can't respond to individual comments.
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