Write the correct classifier handshape that would match the noun.
A piece of paper:
ASL Literature is neither spoken nor written, but signed.
type of literature is called oral literature, meaning stories are
preserved and passed down by the act of storytelling. You
that ASL literture is currently preserved by video recordings and shows
the creativity and beauty of the language. You have learned
classifiers are an important part of ASL and there are classifier
stories that are a rich part of the Deaf Culture.
View the ASL Classifier Story below from YouTube titled, "The
Ball." This is a story about a scientist who creates a ball
has its own personality. The ball takes off bouncing down the
street. Watch the story and see what classifiers you can
identify. Please write down five nouns and the handshape of
corresponding classifer. Print out this page for the next
Decide how you would express the picture below using ASL Locative
Classifiers. Be prepared to demonstrate your skill during the
next class session.
Quiz & ASL Literature