Fact vs fiction

FACT VS FICTION

Barry and Kelly from Deaf Can:Do share some of the questions they’re often asked. Is sign language easy to learn? Auslan (Australian Sign Language) is not just a signed version of English – it’s a separate language with its own grammar, syntax and structure. Like learning any language, some people find it easier than others. At Deaf Can:Do we run beginners classes called ‘Talking Hands’ – if you’re interested in learning a new skill, you should definitely get in touch.   Is Aus...
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All About Auslan

Australian Sign Language, more commonly known as Auslan, is the natural language of the Deaf community of Australia. Auslan originated from historic roots of British Sign Language (BSL) but due to distance and the different cultural environments of Australia and Britain, Auslan developed vocabulary signs matching to that of the Australian environment and the adaptation led to the formation of its own version of sign language. Auslan is the primary or preferred language of the majority of Deaf people who have been severely or profoundly de...
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FACT VS FICTION

Posted about 2 months ago

Barry and Kelly from Deaf Can:Do share some of the questions they’re often asked. Is sig...

All About Auslan

Posted about 2 months ago

Australian Sign Language, more commonly known as Auslan, is the natural language of the Deaf community...