Learn Sign Language: The Manual Alphabet and Beginning Vocabulary

If you've always wanted to learn how to sign, here's your chance! Learn the fingerspelling alphabet plus some basic ASL signs.



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Suzette Haden Elgin signs a sentence using vocabulary words presented in this article.
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The manual alphabet is useful not only for fingerspelling, but for learning basic signing hand shapes.
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