Print

Print


Hi Adam and Charles,
     Thank Adam for explaining that so nicely we will make a few changes 
and Charles for the encouragement!!

Jonathan
On 5/29/2013 10:34 AM, Charles Butler wrote:
> Charles Butler
> [log in to unmask]
> 240-764-5748
> Clear writing moves business forward.
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> *From:* Adam Frost <[log in to unmask]>
> *To:* [log in to unmask]
> *Sent:* Wednesday, May 29, 2013 1:18 PM
> *Subject:* Re: Honduran numbers 11 through 19
>
> I couldn't view your attachments, but I was able to look in SignPuddle 
> and find what you were referring to. I wrote 11 and 16 with a could of 
> examples each. The first is how I would positions the symbols with the 
> one that you had written with respect to the movement arrows. Even 
> though the rotation arrows mean no traveling, the beginning and ending 
> hands should be placed at the beginning and ending of the arrow as 
> best as can be done. The second example is the same thing except I use 
> a different movement symbol which makes it so that the beginning and 
> ending read left to right. Since the movements are both the same, I 
> have found that it is easier for people who are used to reading from 
> left to right to read. The last two examples are using the idea of 
> "fingerspelling" in that the change in palm orientation and handshape 
> are enough to know what the in-between movements are. The first one is 
> for horizontal writing and the last one is for vertical writing. I 
> personally like the last example best. ;-)
>
>
> Adam
>
> On May 29, 2013, at 8:04 AM, Jonathan Duncan wrote:
>
>> Hi list,
>>     a Deaf friend and me are entering some signs into to Honduras 
>> Puddle,  we are writing the signs in SignWriter Studio then putting 
>> them up on the puddle.
>>
>> http://www.signbank.org/signpuddle2.0/searchword.php?ui=1&sgn=16&sTrm=*
>>
>>     The  audience will be is a hearing people who are new to sign 
>> language and SignWriting and Deaf new to SignWriting. Also latter we 
>> will be adding some signs that are not used in all parts of Honduras 
>> so we need them to be readable by the Deaf that are seeing the sign 
>> for the first time too. We are trying to balance between writing in a 
>> way that is clear to people who have never seen the sign before and 
>> writing simply (without many symbols) so that it will be easy to 
>> write them the same way by hand.
>>
>> Please feel free to look through the puddle and let us know if 
>> anything is writing in way that looks wrong or that can't be 
>> performed or alternate writings.  We will be asking a few questions 
>> on some that we are feeling unsure about
>>
>> These are numbers eleven through fifteen.  The fist twisting inward 
>> showing the palm of the hand.
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>>
>> These are numbers sixteen through nineteen. The fist twisting outward 
>> showing the back of the hand.
>
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>
>>
>>
>> Are the symbols positioned in a readable fashion?
>>
>> -- 
>
>> email: [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>> [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>> Cel Honduras: (504)3141-1171
>> Tel USA: (347)875-8442
>> Skype: yojoduncan
>>
>> SignWriter Studio <http://www.signwriterstudio.com/>
>
>
>

-- 

email: [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
[log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Cel Honduras: (504)3141-1171
Tel USA: (347)875-8442
Skype: yojoduncan

SignWriter Studio <http://www.signwriterstudio.com/>