Re: Sign language
|Date:||Thursday, May 1, 2008, 22:08|
> [mailto:CONLANG@listserv.brown.edu] On Behalf Of Campbell Nilsen
> 1. Has anybody made a con-sign language?
> 2. Has a community ever been found of normal, non-deaf human
> people who naturally use signing rather than phonetics as the
> basis of their language?
I have plans to make a gestured version of Sasxsek to complement the
spoken and written forms. Currently there is only a manual
alphabet, but I expect to add some gestured morphemes eventually to
parallel roots in the spoken language.