Flashcards in Finals Deck (39):
Who Founded the world's first school for the Deaf??
Abbé Charles Michel de L Epée
Who Founded the first school for the Deaf in AMERICA (asd)?
Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet
Who founded Gallaudet university?
Edward Miner Gallaudet
In Deaf Culture, what is usually done when someone arrives late?
Explanation why they are late
Who created a sports development for baseball and what was it?
William Dummy Hoy; hand signals
Who created a sports development for football and what was it?
Gallaudet football team; huddle
What does research tell us about babies learning sign language?
They can learn to physically communicate using ASL as early as 6-8 mos
According to research, what is true about Deaf children and ASL?
They see improper ASL use but still produce perfect ASL grammar
What's the difference between ASL, French Sign Language, and British Language?
ASL is common in geographical areas; all use different signs, but are still based off of each other
What is true regarding the interrelations of culture and language?
Speaking the same language doesn't mean you hold the same beliefs
Deaf culture is typically transmitted to succeed generations through what?
Face to face communication among community members
What does SVO refer to?
Glossing; subject, verb, object
Which words are different by orientation of the palm?
"Onion,apple" • "sit,train" • "yours, mine" • "now, can"
Which pair uses the same movement but a different hand shape? "Yours mine" • "girl remember" • "now can"
Give an example of intimate register
Language of relationship; pet name
Give an example of casual register
Talking with friends
Give an example of formal register
Give an example of frozen register
Same every time
When is fingerspelling most commonly used in ASL?
Names, places, titles, foods, clarifications, technical terms
List acceptable ways to get a Deaf person's attention
Tap shoulder or wave if they look in your direction
What are 3 DO's when fingerspelling
Close to side
Hand in front of chest
What to NOT DO when fingerspelling
What's the best way to become fluent in ASL?
Be around that environment
Who was the First Deaf-blind person to be educated?
Who was the first Deaf-blind person to graduate from college?
What was Alexander Graham Bell's main intention when he invented the telephone?
To help his Deaf wife and mom hear
In general, how does the deaf community regard AG Bell?
Low esteem because he wanted to get rid of ASL
AG Bell supported Manualism or Oralism? Why?
Oralism because he thought he could find a way for them to hear
What is the National Association for the Deaf?
World's oldest Deaf advocacy organization
What might a Deaf person ask the first time you meet?
First and last name, Deaf hard of hearing or hearing, where you learned ASL, and your instructor's name
What does ADA stand for?
Americans with disabilities act
What does AGB stand for?
Alexander Graham Bell
Children of deaf adult
National association of deaf
Signed exact English
Contact signing/pidgin/signed English cued speech
National technical institute for the deaf