Describing a Room in ASL

With Classifiers

How to...

  • Identify the room
  • Enter
  • Describe the room as if you are standing in the doorway
  • Use a logical sequence- left to right or right to left
  • Describe the biggest things first, then the objects next to or on it
  • Sign the furniture/ object first, then describe it


Classifiers describe the location, shape, and movement of objects.
ASL Classifiers (CLs) for Furniture & Objects
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Try to describe the room above. Remember, what is the biggest piece of furniture, and go in order.