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As I have mentioned in Alex's thread, I'd like to append to my inquiry a
question to the list:

Is there any of you guys using gloss-based SL texts. Does anyone know about
some "large*" corpora available in that format?

*large... or else :-)

Best
Machado

Machado

On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 12:49 PM, Machado <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I have noticed for year now we have a very rich set of gospels and other
> christian bible boks abailable in ASL in signwriting.org website. I
> wonder if I could have access to an SWML-encoded transcript.
>
> I am investigating how comparable is the entropy of writen Sign Languages
> compared to written spoken languages. So, what I need are source texts
> available in more than one language(at least one of which should be a sign
> language).
>
> Does anyone knows if those bible books are available in an SWML encoded
> file or if there is other pairs of text available in SWML that i can refer
> to a parallell text in any written spoken language?
>
> I appreciate any ideas or suggestions
>
> Best
>
> Machado
>
> On Fri, Apr 3, 2015 at 12:46 PM, Valerie Sutton <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> SignWriting List
>> April 3, 2015
>>
>> Dear SignWriting List:
>> We are close to announcing the new SignMaker 2015 for iPad, iPhone and
>> computer desktops. It will be announced hopefully by the end of next week.
>>
>> But we need your help …
>>
>> We want to have the user interface available in as many spoken languages
>> and sign languages as possible…
>>
>> Today, I am writing to ask for the spoken language translations of the
>> terms listed below. We would love to include as many spoken languages as
>> possible.
>>
>> Can you send us, here on the SignWriting List, the translation of these
>> terms in your spoken language?
>>
>> Many thanks for your help… all languages are welcome ...
>>
>>
>> PLEASE TRANSLATE THIS INTO YOUR SPOKEN LANGUAGE:
>>
>> language: 'English',
>>     signtext: 'SignText',
>>     signmaker: 'SignMaker',
>>     lastPage:
>>     nextPage:
>>     prevPage:
>>     firstPage:
>>     moveLeft:
>>     moveUp:
>>     moveDown:
>>     moveRight:
>>     copy: 'Copy',
>>     mirror: 'Mirror',
>>     center: 'Center',
>>     delete: 'Delete',
>>     rotateCCW: 'Rotate -',
>>     rotateCW: 'Rotate +',
>>     selectPrev: 'Select Prev',
>>     selectNext: 'Select Next',
>>     undo: 'Undo',
>>     redo: 'Redo',
>>     fillPrev: 'Fill -',
>>     fillNext: 'Fill +',
>>     variationPrev: 'Variation -',
>>     variationNext: 'Variation +',
>>     placeOver: 'Place Over',
>>     clearAll: 'Clear All',
>>     clearEntry: 'Clear Entry',
>>     updateEntry: 'Update Entry',
>>     saveNewEntry: 'Save New Entry',
>>     deleteEntry: 'Delete Entry',
>>     signLanguage: 'Sign Language',
>>     spokenLanguage: 'Spoken Language',
>>     sameSymbols: 'Same Symbols',
>>     sameSymbolsLocation: 'Same Symbols Location',
>>     sameSymbolsSorted: 'Same Symbols Sorted',
>>     baseSymbols: 'Base Symbols',
>>     baseSymbolsLocation: 'Base Symbols Location',
>>     baseSymbolsSorted: 'Base Symbols Sorted',
>>     pngImage: 'PNG Image',
>>     svgImage: 'SVG Image',
>>     preferences: 'Preferences',
>>     system: 'System',
>>     size: 'Size',
>>     line: 'Line',
>>     fill: 'Fill',
>>     download: 'Download',
>>     grid0: 'Grid 0',
>>     grid1: 'Grid 1',
>>     grid2: 'Grid 2',
>>     blackOnWhite: 'Black on White',
>>     whiteOnBlack: 'White on Black',
>>     colorful: 'Colorful',
>>     reloadDictionary: 'Reload Dictionary',
>>     emptyDictionary: 'Empty Dictionary',
>>     restoreDictionary: 'Restore Dictionary',
>>     exportDictionary: 'Export Dictionary',
>>     editTab: 'Edit',
>>     dictionaryTab: 'Dictionary',
>>     searchTab: 'Search',
>>     moreTab: 'More',
>>     top: 'Top',
>>     previous: 'Previous',
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