Those of you who want to learn American Sign Language (“ASL”), then get the ebook, “How to Learn American Sign Language”. With this ebook series, you’ll discover:
— How to be polite around deaf people
— How to get deaf people’s attention properly (there’s a right way and wrong way!)
— What to do if an interpreter for the deaf is present
— How to help the deaf and hard of hearing to read your lips
— How to talk to deaf and hard of hearing people in a quiet room verses in a crowded room
— Using a tele-typewriter (TTY) or telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) [same thing, different name] as the equivalent of a voice phone.
— How to learn ASL quickly (via correct socializing)
— Be able to contact organizations for the deaf
— How to use eye contact, facial expressions, body language, mouth movements, hand movements and natural gestures appropriately.