In this episode, viewers learn all about classifiers. These include designated handshapes and rule-grounded body pantomimes used to represent nouns and verbs. The purpose of the classifier is to provide additional information about nouns and verbs such as location, kind of action, size, shape, and manner. This video is intended to help those who are proficient in ASL improve their skills in and knowledge of ASL linguistics. They are in ASL with no voice-over or captions. Part of the "Advanced American Sign Language" series.