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Resources for ASL?

Does anyone know any good resources I can use to improve my listening comprehension for American Sign Language? I'm already in ASL 2, (I take it in school) but I still don't consider myself all too great at listening, while I'm okay at signing myself.

I watched a video by Langfocus where he basically says that a way to improve your comprehension of a language is to study it every day by watching videos that are spoken in the language. I'm pretty sure, despite being a Signed Language, that this as well can improve comprehension.

If you know of any resources I can use, please tell me. Thanks!

April 9, 2017



I don't know if anyone's heard of her, but I know of a yt signer, Trish Wooten. The signs I've learned from her have been pretty helpful :)

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When some survey here asked what languages should be implemented next, I mentioned (among other things) ASL. My post on ASL got downvoted like 4 times; yours was at -2 before I upvoted you. What do people here have against it? It has a real use, unlike Klingon, High Valyrian, or really even Esperanto. I'm personally not deaf, don't know anybody that is, and not learning ASL myself, but I do see the importance of it. I don't know how to help you other than what's already written in the comments, I just want to know what's up about it. Good luck with your studies.


I don't know but a lot of major public speeches are now having a signing translation with them try searching YouTube for public address and signed would be my guess


You might find this thread helpful if you havent't already seen it----->. https://www.duolingo.com/comment/21777327

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    I don't know any resources, but I wish you good luck!


    Those are some of my favorite resources. I'm learning ASL too!


    Your absolutely best resource is your local Deaf community.

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