Random House American Sign Language Dictionary

Random House American Sign Language Dictionary

Book - 1994
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Random House, Inc.
This dictionary represents the cutting edge in reference for American Sign Language, with a treasury of signs for the novice and experienced user alike.

Its many features include:
over 4,500 signs
complete descriptions of each sign, plus full-torso illustrations separate sections on geographical signs
how numbers are signed in different contexts and the role of finger spelling
a subject index

This dictionary is the only one that makes it easy for you to match the right signs with the right meanings by giving you:
alternate signs for the same meaning, plus different signs for different meanings of the same word
complete definitions that show you which meanings go with which signs  over 3,000 cross references to the illustrated signs

Baker & Taylor
A dictionary of more than 5600 signs includes definitions for each word and an illustration and description of each sign

& Taylor

Written by the founder of Gallaudet University Press, this up-to-date guide to American Sign Language includes more than 5,600 signs and entries, cross references, and clear illustrations. 25,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Random House, [1994]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©1994
ISBN: 9780394585802
Branch Call Number: 419 COSTE
Characteristics: xxxiv, 1,067 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Lenderman, Lois


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Austin J Feldkamp Oct 25, 2013

First book that I used when I first started to learn sign language. Be careful! Some signs in here are out-dated or regional.

Jun 20, 2013

i love the book because it taught me how to speak ASL.


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