Mexican Sign Language

By:Austin Anthony

How are the Deaf treated in your country?

They are treated similar to how the deaf people are treated in the United States they have their own form of communication "LSM" like we have ASL we have.

How are they educated?

Most of them go to a school for the deaf. Others that don't are placed in special classes because of their hearing disability.

What is the most common form of communication?

Most of the deaf tend to just sign. It (LSM is the primary language of 87,000 to 100,000 people. They don't tend to lip read

• What services are available?

Lots of services are available in the big cities where it is more populated but not many where there isn't much people at. You may see a few at schools as well.

What is the most common spoken language in that country?

The most common language is Spanish almost everybody speaks the language in the country their sign language is called lengua de señas mexicana

Aka "LSM".

Common signs

  1. Mom
  2. Dad
  3. Family
  4. Me
  5. You

Do the Deaf have more than one kind of sign language there?

No they only use LSM when signing