In general you focus on the person's face and let your peripheral vision catch the rest.
If you are a sign language student just starting out, you might want to occasionally focus on the hands to catch the fine details of how a particular sign is being made, but you don't want to appear as if you are tracking a fly buzzing around.
It’s ok, go ahead – I’ll be right here when you get back. Hey, hey, puuuuuu~This one is from 1985, and it’s the lyrics that make this song beyond ridiculous. Yup, totally serious – you can read the full English version here.
The words are as follows: “don’t make me take my off my (sailor) school uniform. World, meet the craze known as Para Para, a catchy mix of happy hardcore and trance set to talentless girls who dance with their hands alone, sometimes looking disturbingly like an air hostess giving safety instruction.
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And before you accuse me of not understanding a different culture and being utterly culturally insensitive: I’m not – they’re just geuinely completely weird. Maeken, a popular drag comedian at the time, did this amazing cover as a schoolgirl with a crush on their teacher.
Q: American Sign Language is a complete language with its own grammar. Why didn't you just say "...ability to lip-read is related to intelligence" without using the word "directly?
" It is because you know (or at least suspect) that intelligence is a measure of cognitive ability and that cognition is involved in translating and applying perception (that which is perceived, including that which is seen). But delving into such questions is beside the point. Q: When using an interpreter, it is appropriate to look at and speak directly to the deaf person. But it is sort of freaky if you "never" look at the interpreter and "stare" at the Deaf person. Just remember that you are talking WITH the deaf person THROUGH the interpreter. Q: When watching a person sign, it is best to focus on the signer's: A.
Out in the world you want to be making eye contact and seeing what people's expressions are indicating. Q: If your path is blocked by two signers having a conversation with each other, you should: A. If you just keep on walking at a steady pace, we can track you and shift a bit at the moment you walk by--thus not missing any information nor having to slow down our conversation. Q: Historically, deaf people have faced job discrimination in the following: A. B: Being offered job-related training opportunities. C: Receiving equal access to information on the job. E: Receiving promotions to supervisory and managerial levels.
Wait until they stop signing before you pass through.
I hope you’re amused, because I’m scarred for life.