Tag: sign-languages

17 Are first words in signed languages composed of signs that babies frequently babble? 2011-11-18T22:46:18.707

16 Is Nicaraguan Sign Language the only language born from nothing? 2011-09-14T20:13:30.227

15 Do sign languages inflect? 2012-03-23T21:35:32.960

13 Does lip movement in Turkish sign language have a grammatical feature? 2012-02-28T15:12:50.430

13 What language, if any, do deaf people think in? 2012-05-16T20:55:23.743

11 To what extent has Martha's Vineyard SL been reconstructed? 2011-09-14T10:45:32.500

11 What is a phoneme in the context of a signed language? 2011-09-17T01:43:13.530

11 Do signed languages undergo the same processes of change that the spoken ones do? 2011-12-11T20:23:23.433

11 Are there signed languages that have a case system? 2013-09-01T03:24:02.777

10 Has a spoken language ever borrowed a word from a signed language? 2013-11-02T20:42:07.943

9 Are there examples of pidgins or creoles in sign languages? If so, which are the major ones? 2011-10-01T11:49:35.430

8 What defines a language? 2013-02-17T06:53:31.230

8 Do sign languages have "accents" like verbal languages? 2016-11-08T13:36:53.390

7 Do Sign Languages have ambiguities? 2012-03-12T21:10:35.310

7 Are doubled questions in sign languages arbitrary? 2012-05-20T13:55:17.157

7 Why are spoken languages more common than signed languages? 2012-06-14T12:27:46.273

7 What gave rise to the manual alphabet for Latin characters in Japanese Sign Language? 2014-06-23T07:37:21.433

7 What is the origin of the silent visual applause sign? 2014-11-13T00:45:37.357

7 Do two deaf persons from different countries understand each other? 2016-10-11T14:46:35.007

7 Does (or should) the terms "spoken language" and "speech" include signed language? 2018-09-26T16:54:28.233

6 Examples of physical signs adding content to conversation? 2011-09-28T19:38:48.377

6 What similarities are there between Nicaraguan (ISN) and American (ASL) Sign Language? 2012-12-06T05:25:02.437

6 Are there literate speech communities for Sign Languages? 2016-10-12T16:48:39.873

6 When people converse in sign language, why do they make whispering sounds? 2017-12-14T07:09:07.160

5 Are there counterparts to phones and phonetics for signed languages? 2011-09-17T08:23:28.847

5 Is there a cross-linguistic subdivision of phones in signed languages akin to how all spoken languages have vowel and consonant phones? 2012-04-02T11:32:08.443

5 Does your brain make a distinction between vocal and non-vocal language? 2017-06-11T22:31:00.993

4 Is the position of content questions in sign language due to articulary or syntactic reasons? 2012-04-27T12:02:12.600

4 What role does fingerspelling play in sign language? 2012-12-06T05:36:37.743

4 Pig Latin equivalent for ASL? 2015-06-23T20:05:26.443

4 comprehensive reference grammar on any sign language 2017-07-22T16:56:20.660

3 What Sign Language developed among orphans/homeless children using the environment as a base for the signs? 2011-09-14T12:43:36.527

3 Do different languages use different sign language? 2016-07-05T16:56:38.590

3 Sign languages of non-mute people 2016-08-06T10:33:16.307

3 Why is sign language different from spoken language? 2018-09-08T08:10:46.773

2 Has the ‘chereme’ fallen out of vogue as an emic unit? 2015-10-18T04:37:37.200

2 British Sign Language symbol identification 2016-06-15T20:25:37.427

2 Idioms in Sign Languages 2016-09-28T05:51:18.757

2 How is the second touch of “DEAF” written in Stokoe notation? 2016-10-23T12:42:12.700

2 Do sign languages have words? 2018-10-22T05:09:23.893

1 Which sign language should I learn first? 2015-01-05T15:14:38.693

1 Is the idea of "simultaneity" in sign language as opposed to "linearity" in spoken language really tenable? 2015-08-09T23:05:19.387

1 sign languages and mute people 2016-02-06T17:15:38.960

1 Would Saussure consider sign language as "parole"? 2017-01-10T07:26:17.223

1 Are there any computer readable corpora for ASL? 2017-04-11T19:27:24.783

1 Are there "mixed languages" that are neither wholly oral or signed ? 2018-01-26T23:14:27.777

0 Can Native Americans of different linguistic background still communicate using sign language? 2018-11-28T11:51:21.743