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ALGEBRA


Are you a student?

Are you a student?

Here is the phrase "Are you a student?" in ASL. Notice the signs that are used in this phrase. This phrase is actually signed as: "YOU STUDENT YOU?" with the yes/no question facial expression (eyebrows up).


ART


ASK-you


ASL


BAND


BIOLOGY


BOOK


BOOKSTORE


CAFETERIA


CANCEL


CARPENTER


CHEMISTRY


CHOIR


CHURCH


CLASS


CLASSROOM


CLOTHES


COLLEGE


COMPUTER

COMPUTER

COMPUTER (2)

COMPUTER (2)

DORM


DRAMA


DRAW

DRAW

This sign is the same as the sign for "art" and "design."


DRAWING


ELEMENTARY


ENGLISH


FIND


GIVE-you


HEALTH


HIGH-SCHOOL


HISTORY


I have a question.

I have a question.

This phrase is signed as "I QUESTION" with an inquisitive facial expression.


I'm studying to be an interpreter.

I'm studying to be an interpreter.

This phrase is signed as a rhetorical question: "I STUDY WHY? BECOME INTERPRETER". The first part of the phrase uses the yes/no facial expression (eyebrows up) and the second part uses an affirmative facial expression.


I'm taking ASL classes.

I'm taking ASL classes.

This phrase is signed as "I TAKE-up ASL CLASS". This sign for TAKE is different from the sign you would use to indicate that you took (or got) something (i.e. TAKE-from).


IMPORTANT


JUNIOR-HIGH-SCHOOL


KEY


KNOW


LEARN


LIBRARY


LOCK


MAJOR (in college)


MATH


MIDDLE SCHOOL


PAPER


PASS


PHOTOGRAPHY


PHYSICS


PLAY

PLAY

PLAY (2)

PLAY/SHOW

This sign is referring to a play performance.


PLAYGROUND


POETRY


PROGRAM


PSYCHOLOGY


READ


SCHOOL


SCIENCE


SENTENCE


SIGN

SIGN

This sign refers to sign language or signing, not a sign like a stop sign.


SIGN LANGUAGE


SKULPTING/CERAMICS


SPORTS


STUDENT

STUDENT (2)

STUDENT (2)

STUDENT

STUDY


TEACHER


UNIVERSITY


WRITE

WRITE

WRITE (2)

WRITE (2)

This is a different signer signing WRITE.



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