Etymology | ASL Ponderings (sorta)

Video: https://youtu.be/qjueKHOYZNo Note: I attempt to notate some signs, so I would suggest you watch the video if you want to be clear on what the sign looks like. Also, fs is short for fingerspelling. Hello, welcome back! I was unsure about labeling this as an ASL Ponderings because this is more focused on linguistics and analyzing theContinue reading “Etymology | ASL Ponderings (sorta)”

Perception of Spoken/Written vs Signed Languages

Video: http://youtu.be/32oTN0XBKSA Hello! Welcome back. Before I jump into today’s post, I wanted to remind you that this post has a companion video, linked above. I’m going to go back through this website and modify the titles, so if the title has [VIDEO(S)], that means it’s only the video, and no blog post attached with it. IfContinue reading “Perception of Spoken/Written vs Signed Languages”

Polyglots and the US

Video: https://youtu.be/V2DzUzdJYKQ Hello! I’m Rogan, and welcome to my YouTube channel/website. I’ve had several new people subscribe to me recently, so thank you for subscribing! I hope you will enjoy my posts/videos. Today, I want to talk about something related to one of my favorite topics: language. Language – it doesn’t matter if it’s spoken, written,Continue reading “Polyglots and the US”

Sign Languages – Wait, there’s more than one?

The article below perfectly sums up what every person who knows sign language has experienced at least once. The fact that so many people are clueless about a multitude of sign languages existing in the world. I mean, did you really think there was only one international sign language while there are so many differentContinue reading “Sign Languages – Wait, there’s more than one?”