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Unformatted text preview: ASL can be used in the United States and also Canada. Americans borrowed many signs from the French people. Remember, not all deaf people can read lips. Only about 30 percent of the English language can be lip read. It is considered impolite and rude to leave a group of deaf people without saying goodbye to each person in the group. Farewells can generally take a long time....
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This document was uploaded on 10/28/2011 for the course ASL 1301 at Texas Tech.
- Fall '11