American Sign Language or ASL
Born Deaf or Became Deaf?
This may be due to headphones and other audio things that are loud.
Some Facts on ASL
· - Sign Language is the 3rd most learned language in the US after English and Spanish
· - Sign Language has its own grammar
· - 1 sign in sign language can mean multiple things
- For every language it has is own sign language.
You can also communicate with friends and family without anybody knowing what your sayong
ASL is Beneficial to Us
-Helps speak to baby's that are to young to speak
-Helps spelling, because you might not know a sign and have to spell it out or its a word that doesn't have a sign ex. Pizza
-Over the years the population of deafness will grow due to headphones, extremly loud music in the car (teenage boys) and disease.