I only know Detroit. :-)AdamOn Mar 28, 2013, at 9:17 AM, Erika Hoffmann-Dilloway wrote:I don't know ASL, so I don't know a sign for Detroit, Ann Arbor, or Oberlin (my US places).
So I'm posting the sign for Kathmandu, the city where I learned to sign!Oberlin CollegeOn Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 12:03 PM, Adam Frost <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
I am a West Coaster, and I must admit that people get East Coast city signs mixed up along with our own city signs. But this is how I personally sign the 4 commonly confused "B" cities, since I am very picky and have been known to correct people at times. ;-) It seems to match what you sign, Kim.Boston, MassachusettsBaltimore, MassachusettsBerkeley, CaliforniaBurbank, CaliforniaAdamOn Mar 28, 2013, at 8:23 AM, Kimberley Shaw wrote:Hi everyone:
those of us in Boston, Massachusetts sign it thus:and refer to Berkeley, CA thus:
But some of my signing friends tell me that when you're on the West Coast, it's the other way around!
Kim from BostonOn Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 10:02 AM, Valerie Sutton <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
SignWriting ListMarch 28, 2013NAMES OF CITIES and STATES Around the WorldThank you, Ingvild, Charles and Stefan for your signs!I would suggest that you add your signs to the International Sign Dictionary online:SignPuddle for International Signs DictionaryI just copied mine for La Jolla, California from the ASL Dictionary to the International Dictionary, and I hope you can do the same for your signs too…And I hope more names of cities, states, countries and other international signs can be added too…Here is what we have so far…and I really like all four spellings! Thanks to you all…Val ;-)
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