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8-25_signs - 8/25 Signing Lesson PERSON WOMAN MAN TEACHER...

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8/25 Signing Lesson PERSON WOMAN MAN TEACHER STUDENT TEACH LEARN HEARING DEAF -when you ask “wh” questions, furrow brows and make “question” face at the end. “You name what?” is used like intonation I. Is language: a. verbal b. shared c. gestural d. spoken e. written f. nonverbal g. human h. animal II. Communication is not language a. Strictly speaking, language is specific to humans b. Communication is an exchange of a message III. Language is: a. means of communication b. composed of symbols i. symbols are organized according to rules c. Shared among users (conventional, agreed-upon) d. aren’t limited to situations of survival, mating, & territory (e.g. if bees dance, the bee dance is associated with survival. If they send off some pheromone that a wasp is attacking the nest, this is a territorial dispute. The queen bee (when she’s ready to mate), she flies into the air and the drones follow her; however, the bees aren’t using language to say things like “The flowers aren’t blooming next week” or “Be careful of that wasp nest on the left.” There are
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