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ERIC Number: EJ313945
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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The Semantic Domain of Classifiers in American Sign Language.
Wilbur, Ronnie B.; And Others
Sign Language Studies, n46 p1-38 Spr 1985
Presents a list of classifiers in American Sign Language and describes a study of their semantic characteristics. Classifiers are defined as certain hand shapes in particular orientations that stand for certain semantic features of noun arguments and which may substitute for particular nouns in various semantic environments, thereby functioning as pronouns. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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