Morphology of ASL (Guest Speaker Pamela Toman, 12/18/2013)

Pamela Toman, a data scientist who studied linguistics at Georgetown, talked about the morphology of American Sign Language. We explored various syntactic features in ASL, and talked about sign languages and the deaf community in general.

Brian and Aaron gave a preparatory lecture last week.

Pamela gave us a packet with puzzles for figuring out morphological rules of ASL. The answers, with detailed notes, are here.

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