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ERIC Number: EJ228085
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
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American Sign Language and Pidgin Sign English: What's the Difference?
Reilly, Judy; McIntire, Marina L.
Sign Language Studies, n27 p151-92 Sum 1980
The differences between Pidgin Sign English and American Sign Language in simultaneity, or the visible presence of two or more linguistic units (manual or nonmanual) co-occurring, are demonstrated. Differences are exemplified in handshape-classifier pronouns, directional verbs, co-occurring manual signs, and nonmanual behavior. (PMJ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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