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Are you a student?
Are you deaf?
Are you hungry?
Are you learning sign language?
Are you married?
Are your parents Deaf?
Can you (please) sign slower?
Can you (please) sign that again?
Can you fingerspell that again?
Can you read lips?
Could you go to the store and pick me up a pink volleyball?
Do you have children?
Do you mind if I borrow your car?
How are you?
How did you get here?
How did you lose your hearing?
How do you get to your daughters High School from the show?
How do you wash your laundry and make your bed?
How long have the two of them been engaged?
How many siblings do you have?
How much does it cost?
How old are you?
How was your weekend?
Is that right?
Is that true?
Is there a chair under your desk or is it in the dining room?
Is your hotel near the junior high school or behind the library?
No, I'm not deaf, I'm hearing.
What do you think?
What does that mean?
This is signed as "MEANING?" with the wh-word question facial expression. The rest of the words are implied with the facial expression, so it is only necessary to sign MEANING in this phrase.
What does your mother do on Easter Sunday?
What is your name?
What is your phone number?
What is your teacher's name?
Where are you learning sign language?
Where do you live?
Where do you rank among your siblings?
This phrase is basically asking the question, "How old are you in relation to your siblings" (i.e. "Are you the oldest, middle, youngest, etc. child?"). The question is asked this way because your non-dominant hand is used to index siblings and children in order of age. The phrase is signed here as: "BROTHER SISTER, YOU POINT(non-dominant index)?" with "BROTHER SISTER" signed with the topical facial expression and with "YOU POINT(non-dominant index)?" signed with the wh-word question facial expression (eyebrows down).
Where do you work?
The sign WHICH can be used to ask questions such as, "Do you want a red or green shirt?" You can see an example of the sign WHICH in the video above. He asks, "Is the chair under your desk or is it in the dining room?" and signs, "WHERE CHAIR? CL:1(index left) DESK CL:1(index right) DINING ROOM WHICH?)whq" WHICH is normally signed last in questions such as these. When using WHICH to ask a wh-question, make sure use the wh-question facial expressions (eyebrows down).
Who is your teacher?
Why are you learning sign language?