Random House American Sign Language Dictionary

Author: Elaine Costello
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: UOM:49015002881234
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A dictionary of more than 5600 signs includes definitions for each word and an illustration and description of each sign

Once Upon a Sign

Author: Kim Taylor-DiLeva
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781598844764
Release Date: 2010-11-01
Genre: Education

This book shows how integrating American Sign Language (ASL) into story time and other educational programs can benefit and entertain ALL children, whether or not they are hearing impaired, from infancy onward. * Includes 14 complete program ideas appropriate for young learners, from infancy through high school-age patrons (plus parents of babies/toddlers) * More than 200 photos clearly illustrate signs * Resources listed include ASL Books/Media for Adults, ASL Books/Media for Children, and the ASL Manual Alphabet

Translator and Interpreter Training

Author: John Kearns
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9781441140579
Release Date: 2008-05-12
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

As a research area, education in the fields of translation and interpreting has received growing attention in recent years, with the increasing professionalization of the language-mediation sector demanding ever more highly trained employees with broader repertoires. This trend is evidenced in the present collection, which addresses issues in pedagogy in a variety of translation and interpreting domains. A global range of contributors discuss teaching, evaluation, professionalization and competence as they apply to an array of educational and linguistic situations. Translator and Interpreter Training: Issues, Methods and Debates presents an in-depth consideration of the issues involved in this area of translation and interpreting studies, and will be of interest to all students and academics working and researching in the field.

Baby Sign Language Basics

Author: Monta Z. Briant
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 9781401924867
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Genre: Social Science

Since 2004, Baby Sign Language Basics has introduced hundreds of thousands of families and educators around the world to the miracle of signing with their babies-and left them wanting more! Now in this new, bigger edition, Monta Briant provides more than 300 American Sign Language (ASL) signs, illustrated with the same clear, easy-to-understand photos and descriptions. Baby-specific signing techniques, songs, and games are also included to make learning fun and open up two-way communication quickly. This book is a must-read for all parents, grandparents, and anyone else who spends time with preverbal children. After all, what parent or caregiver doesn't want to know what their baby is trying to tell them?

Sign Sing and Play

Author: Monta Z. Briant
Publisher: Hay House, Inc
ISBN: 9781401932794
Release Date: 2006-07-01
Genre: Family & Relationships

When it comes to signing with babies, the secret to success is to make signing fun! Using signs in playful and engaging ways gets babies’ attention and stimulates their interest in signing like nothing else. In Sign, Sing, and Play, busy parents will find imaginative ways to include signing naturally throughout the day with activities that can be used at home and on the go! Whether it’s time for a story, a diaper change, or a ride in the car, parents will find dozens of ideas for including signing in ways that motivate baby to sign back quickly and keep signing exciting for parent and child. Sign, Sing, and Play picks up where Baby Sign Language Basics left off and is a must-read for parents, grandparents, and child-care providers who sign or are considering signing with their babies and toddlers.

Senior High Core Collection

Author: Raymond W. Barber
Publisher: Hw Wilson Co
ISBN: 0824210867
Release Date: 2007-10-31
Genre: Best books

- More than 6,500 books in the initial clothbound volume, plus more than 2,400 new titles in four annual supplements. - New coverage of biographies, art, sports, Islam and the Middle East, and cultural diversity. - Special focus on graphic novels, primary source materials, nonbook materials, and periodicals. - Analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

Public Library Catalog

Author: Juliette Yaakov
Publisher: Hw Wilson Co
ISBN: 0824210395
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Highly recommended reference works in all subject areas and non-fiction books for adults, plus information on electronic editions when available. More than 8,000 books in the main volume. More than 2,400 new titles in annual paperbound supplements. More than 2,000 analytic entries for items in collections and anthologies.

Random House Webster s Concise College Dictionary

Author: Random House
Publisher: Random House Inc
ISBN: STANFORD:36105024339439
Release Date: 1999-04-06
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Perfect for school, home, and office, Random House Webster’s Concise College Dictionary is packed with useful information: • Over 116,000 entries and 128,000 clear definitions • International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) pronunciations • Up-to-date American English, including new words • Over 300 illustrations • Extensive tables and charts A special Ready-Reference Supplement covers: • U.S. Measures and Metric Equivalents • Chemical Elements • Signs and Symbols • Currencies of the World • Nations of the World • Great Oceans and Seas • Notable Mountain Peaks • ...and more!