American Sign Language

 

What is American Sign Language (ASL)?

ASL is a visual-gestural. multi-layered language with its own syntax and grammar.

Is there a universal sign language?

No one form of sign language is universal. Different sign languages are used in different countries or regions. For example, British Sign Language (BSL) is a different language from ASL, and Americans who know ASL may not understand BSL.

ASL Myths

 

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