In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Harvey found most deaf children and their hearing parents unable to communicate in the primary language system of Ameslan.
- The various shadings and subtle differences in words may come blurred in Ameslan communication.
- Patterson was working with Ameslan, standard American Sign Language.
- I pointed out the well-documented ability of Chimpanzees to ‘speak’ and understand American Standard Sign Language, Ameslan.
American Sign Language
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.