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English Idioms: Program #6A: Transliterating & Interpreting English Idioms

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How would you interpret English idioms using ASL? Would you make different choices if you were in a classroom and the Deaf child will see these idioms on a test? Two certified interpreters provide separate model interpretations to demonstrate how to transliterate and interpret English idioms. Includes viewing suggestions.

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    Jeannette T. (lakewood , WA)
    January 17th, 2021 at 07:07 PM

    This is a great video to review and understand how idioms are signed

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    Gail M. (Charlotte, NC)
    June 19th, 2020 at 03:00 PM

    I loved it and will watch again! The interpreters offer more than one interpretation for each idiom - awesome!

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    Tracy W. (Goshen, IN)
    April 1st, 2020 at 10:26 AM

    Great review and learning of idioms.

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    NANCY P. (ABILENE, TX)
    May 3rd, 2017 at 08:29 AM

    This video is top notch! I recommend watching it especially those interpreting in the school system! Nancy

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    NANCY P. (ABILENE, TX)
    May 1st, 2017 at 12:34 PM

    This particular title: English Idioms: Program #6A: Transliterating & Interpreting English Idioms, is first-rate in learning and comparing signed English with American Sign Language. I whole-heartedly recommend this video to watch personally as well as to share with your fellow co-workers. The vast array of signs that you may be unfamiliar with will astound you!

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    SUZANNE T. (DECATUR, GA)
    March 2nd, 2017 at 10:18 PM

    Exceptional training tool