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ERIC Number: EJ605089
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1367-0069
The Influence of English on British Sign Language.
Sutton-Spence, Rachel
International Journal of Bilingualism, v3 n4 p362-94 Dec 1999
Details the influence of English on British Sign Language (BSL) at the syntactic, morphological, lexical, idiomatic, and phonological levels. Shows how BSL uses loan translations, fingerspellings, and the use of mouth patterns derived from English language spoken words to include elements from English. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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