LINGUIST List 14.1432

Mon May 19 2003

Books: Language Acquisition, Sign Language: Froude

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  1. kathryn, Making Sense in Sign: Froude

Message 1: Making Sense in Sign: Froude

Date: Mon, 19 May 2003 11:05:10 +0000
From: kathryn <>
Subject: Making Sense in Sign: Froude

Title: Making Sense in Sign
Subtitle: A Lifeline for a Deaf Child
Series Title: Parents & Teachers Guides
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Multilingual Matters		 
Author: Jenny Froude				

Hardback: ISBN: 1853596299, Pages: 184, Price:
Paperback: ISBN: 1853596280, Pages: 184, Price:


Language which develops 'against all the odds' is very precious.
Words were not enough for Tom; it was signs that made sense of a world
silenced by meningitis. Confidence came via joyful and positive steps
to communication from babyhood; a brush with epilepsy, a cochlear
implant in his teens and life as an independent young adult followed.

Lingfield(s): Language Acquisition
Language Family(ies): Sign Language

Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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