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Unformatted text preview: Glossthe English word to represent a sign. Theyre always in all caps. It says this is the best way we can express this to you. The best representation of this concept. NICE-MEET-YOU is not bad grammar, its the gloss. the best representation of what was said. Fingerspelling: representation of the English alphabet on the hands (not precise). It is the manual alphabet. Fingerspelling means you are going to spell out the letters of _____. Handshapes: the shape the hands are making (part of the phonology). What the shape of the hand. There are many (outside of the Fingerspelling Manual Alphabet)...
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course ENGL 4310 taught by Professor Alkadi during the Fall '11 term at LSU.
- Fall '11