Sentence List: When
In 1947, Rhulin Thomas became the first deaf pilot to fly from coast-to-coast in the U.S. alone.
YEAR 1947 R-H-U-L-I-N T-H-O-M-A-S HE FIRST DEAF PILOT ALONE UNITED STATES C-O-A-S-T FLY-ACROSS C-O-A-S-T.
My brother is thin because he exercises everyday.
MY BROTHER THIN WHY? (because) EXERCISE EVERYDAY.
My 29th birthday is tomorrow! (Just kidding!)
TOMORROW MY BIRTHDAY! I OLD 29. WINK-WINK.
I watched a boring movie last night and fell asleep.
LAST NIGHT BORING MOVIE I WATCH FALL-ASLEEP ME.
I need to drink coffee to wake me up every morning.
EVERY MORNING I WAKE UP HOW? COFFEE NEED DRINK ME.
I eat ice cream for dessert every night.
EVERY NIGHT DESSERT ICE CREAM I EAT.
My father-in-law worked at a factory for twenty-five years.
25 YEARS FACTORY MY FATHER-IN-LAW WORK WORK WORK.
Every Tuesday my family has game night.
EVERY TUESDAY MY FAMILY DO-DO? GAME NIGHT.
My girlfriends are coming over for dinner tonight.
TONIGHT DINNER MY GIRLFRIENDS COME OVER.
I have many good ideas for your birthday party.
YOUR BIRTHDAY PARTY MANY GOOD IDEAS I HAVE.
My neighbor is lazy, he never mows the lawn.
MY NEIGHBOR LAZY WHY? MOW LAWN NEVER.
My mother-in-law has been very sick recently.
MY MOTHER-IN-LAW RECENTLY SICK (emphasized).
When I was young I delivered the newspaper every morning.
WHEN I YOUNG EVERY MORNING NEWSPAPER I DELIVER-DELIVER-DELIVER-DELIVER.
I'm doing nothing this weekend.
NOW WEEKEND ME DO-DO NOTHING.
I roller skated a lot when I was young.
WHEN I YOUNG I ROLLER SKATED A LOT.
I love watching sports every Saturday.
EVERY SATURDAY S-P-O-R-T-S WATCH I LOVE.
My favorite time to swim is 8 in the morning.
MY FAVORITE TIME SWIM WHEN? 8 MORNING.
I visited Gallaudet University two years ago.
2 YEARS AGO GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY I VISIT.
Today the wind is 25 mph.
TODAY WIND 25 #MPH.
I am invited to 3 weddings this summer.
THIS SUMMER 3 WEDDINGS INVITE I.
I have to work at 1pm today.
TIME 1PM ME DO-DO? GO WORK.
I need to buy new comfortable shoes before I go to Disney World.
NEW COMFORTABLE SHOES NEED BUY I WHY? DISNEY WORLD GO-TO WILL I.
I have a dentist appointment tomorrow.
TOMORROW DENTIST APPOINTMENT I HAVE.
I am going out to dinner with friends Friday night.
FRIDAY NIGHT ME DO-DO? GO-OUT EAT WITH FRIENDS.
I am taking a yoga class on Monday.
MONDAY YOGA CLASS ME TAKE-UP.
What are you doing tomorrow night?
TOMORROW NIGHT YOU DO-DO?
My grandma bakes an apple pie every year for my birthday.
EVERY YEAR MY BIRTHDAY APPLE PIE MY GRANDMA BAKE.
I love the smell of the flowers in the spring.
SPRING FLOWERS SMELL I LOVE.
Sir Charles Scott Sherrington was a hard of hearing scientist who received the Nobel Prize in 1932 for helping shape our understanding of the central nervous system.
S-I-R C-H-A-R-L-E-S S-C-O-T-T S-H-E-R-R-I-N-G-T-O-N HIMSELF HARD-OF-HEARING SCIENTIST. YEAR 1932 HE RECEIVED N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E MEDAL WHY? HE HELP PEOPLE UNDERSTAND C-E-N-T-R-A-L N-E-R-V-O-U-S S-Y-S-T-E-M.
I plan to ski in the winter.
WINTER SKI I PLAN.
I ate an egg with toast for breakfast.
BREAKFAST EGG TOAST I EAT FINISH.
I am looking forward to summer because I can ride my bike.
SUMMER I LOOK-FORWARD WHY? RIDE-BIKE.
My daughter takes dance lessons every Saturday morning.
EVERY SATURDAY MORNING DANCE LESSONS MY DAUGHTER TAKE.
I drink 8 glasses of water everyday.
EVERYDAY 8 GLASSES WATER I DRINK.
I like bacon and eggs for breakfast.
BREAKFAST BACON EGGS EAT I LIKE I.
We had a big barbecue on the 4th of July.
4TH JULY BIG B-B-Q WE HOST.
We saw a big black bear and her two babies in the woods yesterday.
YESTERDAY WOODS BIG BLACK BEAR HER TWO C-U-B-S WE SAW.
I eat oatmeal for breakfast everyday.
EVERYDAY BREAKFAST O-A-T-M-E-A-L EAT I.
I work as a camp counselor every summer.
EVERY SUMMER CAMP COUNSELOR I WORK.
Yesterday I saw a bald eagle outside my window.
YESTERDAY HAPPEN WHAT? WINDOW I LOOK SEE EAGLE.
My family is going to grandma's house for Easter.
EASTER GRANDMA'S HOUSE MY FAMILY GO-TO.
We put in a garden every summer.
EVERY SUMMER GARDEN WE PLANT.
My father plays golf every morning.
EVERY MORNING MY FATHER PLAY GOLF.
My niece got a pink guitar for Christmas.
CHRISTMAS MY NIECE GOT WHAT? PINK GUITAR.
Halloween is scary.
I always eat hot dogs at baseball games.
BASEBALL GAMES HOT DOGS I ALWAYS EAT.
Today is World Kindness Day.
TODAY WHAT? WORLD KINDNESS DAY.
Can you meet me for lunch?
LUNCH MEET ME CAN YOU?
The moon is bright tonight.
TONIGHT MOON BRIGHT.
Terence Parkin is a deaf swimmer from South Africa. He won the silver medal in the Olympics in 2000.
T-E-R-E-N-C-E P-A-R-K-I-N HIMSELF FAMOUS DEAF SWIMMER FROM SOUTH AFRICA. 2000 OLYMPICS SILVER MEDAL HE WON.
I bought my kids new pajamas for Christmas.
CHRISTMAS NEW PAJAMAS I BOUGHT MY KIDS.
I will go to my parent's house for dinner.
MY PARENT'S HOUSE DINNER GO WILL I.
The best time of year to buy peaches is during the summer.
BEST TIME YEAR BUY PEACHES WHEN? SUMMER.
Thirty people will go to the family picnic next Saturday.
NEXT SATURDAY FAMILY PICNIC 30 PEOPLE GO.
I volunteer with the Red Cross once a month.
ONCE MONTH RED CROSS I VOLUNTEER.
The soldiers went to Washington, D.C. today for a special memorial ceremony.
TODAY WASHINGTON, D.C. SOLDIERS GATHER WHAT FOR? SPECIAL MEMORIAL CEREMONY.
I want soup and salad for lunch.
LUNCH SOUP SALAD I WANT.
We are having spaghetti and meatballs for dinner.
DINNER SPAGHETTI MEAT B-A-L-L-S WE HAVE.
For supper we're going to have spaghetti and meatballs.
SUPPER WHAT? SPAGHETTI MEAT B-A-L-L-S.
Where are you going for Thanksgiving dinner?
THANKSGIVING DINNER YOU GO WHERE?
It's about time I finished this project!
PROJECT FINISH ABOUT TIME!
Jeff Float is a deaf American swimmer who won a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics.
J-E-F-F F-L-O-A-T HIMSELF AMERICAN DEAF SWIMMER 1984 OLYMPICS GOLD MEDAL HE WON.
I enjoy biking in the autumn.
AUTUMN BIKING I ENJOY.
Every year my boss gives me one hundred dollars for Christmas.
EVERY YEAR CHRISTMAS MY BOSS GIVE ME ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS.
I'm wearing a halloween costume to the party.
PARTY I GO-TO HALLOWEEN COSTUME I WEAR.
As a young girl, Alice Cogswell, inspired her neighbor, Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, to devote his life to educating the deaf and to create the American School for the Deaf. She and six other deaf children were the first students to attend the American School for the Deaf in 1817.
LITTLE DEAF GIRL NAME A-L-I-C-E C-O-G-S-W-E-L-L MET NEIGHBOR HIS NAME T-H-O-M-A-S H. G-A-L-L-A-U-D-E-T. HE FASCINATED HER. YEAR 1871 HE ESTABLISHED AMERICAN SCHOOL FOR DEAF. SHE AND SIX OTHER STUDENTS FIRST ENTER A-S-D.
The United States presidential inauguration is a ceremony to recognize a new president.
U-S PRESIDENT INAUGURATION FOR-FOR? RECOGNIZE NEW PRESIDENT.
Phyllis Frelich was a deaf actress and famous for winning the 1980 Best Actress Tony Award for the play "Children of a Lesser God."
P-H-Y-L-L-I-S F-R-E-L-I-C-H HERSELF DEAF ACTRESS FAMOUS WHY? WIN T-O-N-Y AWARD FOR PLAY QUOTE “CHILDREN O-F A L-E-S-S-E-R GOD.”
Robert Davila served as the ninth president of Gallaudet University from 2007 to 2009. Prior to becoming the president of Gallaudet University, he was the first Deaf CEO of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf.
R-O-B-E-R-T D-A-V-I-L-A HE NINTH PRESIDENT GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY YEAR 2007 RANGE 2009 BEFORE THAT HE FIRST DEAF CEO ADMINISTRATOR N-T-I-D.
I enjoy carving Halloween pumpkins.
HALLOWEEN PUMPKINS CARVE ENJOY I.
American Sign Language was recognized as a true language in 1965.
YEAR 1965 ASL RECOGNIZED TRUE LANGUAGE.
We had a very good server at the restaurant yesterday.
YESTERDAY RESTAURANT I GO-TO (hit) GOOD SERVER.
I gave my mother a new sewing machine for her birthday.
MY MOTHER BIRTHDAY NEW SEWING MACHINE I GAVE.
Sir John Cornforth was a deaf chemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1975.
S-I-R J-O-H-N C-O-R-N-F-O-R-T-H HIMSELF DEAF CHEMIST YEAR 1975 HE WON N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E SPECIALIZED CHEMISTRY.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
MERRY CHRISTMAS HAPPY NEW YEAR!
February is Black History Month.
F-E-B BLACK HISTORY MONTH.
Yesterday I accidentally left my bag in the grocery cart.
YESTERDAY I ACCIDENTALLY LEFT MY BAG WHERE? FOOD-STORE CART.
My library has ASL story time every month.
EVERY MONTH MY LIBRARY HAVE WHAT? A-S-L STORY TIME.
My family goes to the strawberry farm every summer.
EVERY SUMMER STRAWBERRY FARM MY FAMILY GOES-TO.
April showers bring May flowers.
A-P-R-I-L RAIN M-A-Y FLOWERS GROW GROW GROW.
We planted a tree in the front yard yesterday.
YESTERDAY FRONT Y-A-R-D TREE WE PLANT.
The heat is awful today, I need to turn on the air conditioner!
TODAY HEAT AWFUL #AC TURN ON I NEED!
I love to wear flip-flops in the summer.
SUMMER FLIP-FLOP WEAR I LOVE.
We visited a lighthouse on our vacation last week.
LAST WEEK OUR VACATION LIGHTHOUSE WE VISIT.
I had a conversation with my neighbor yesterday.
YESTERDAY MY NEIGHBOR TWO-OF-US CONVERSATION.
Happy Valentine's Day!
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!
My grandmother bought me new underwear for Christmas.
CHRISTMAS NEW UNDERWEAR MY GRANDMOTHER BOUGHT ME.
May 31st is a day of remembrance for veterans.
MAY 31 WHAT? DAY REMEMBRANCE FOR V-E-T-E-R-A-N-S .
We learn about Abraham Lincoln today in history class.
TODAY HISTORY CLASS WE LEARN ABOUT WHO? ABRAHAM LINCOLN.
Heather Whitestone was the first deaf person to be crowned as Miss America in 1995.
YEAR 1995 H-E-A-T-H-E-R W-H-I-T-E-S-T-O-N-E SHE FIRST DEAF PERSON CROWN M-I-S-S AMERICA.
Thomas H. Gallaudet was a minister, educator, and co-founded the first school for the deaf called the American School for the Deaf in Hartford, Connecticut. Gallaudet University was named in honor of him in 1894.
T-H-O-M-A-S H. G-A-L-L-A-U-D-E-T HIMSELF MINISTER TEACHER HE CO- FOUNDED FIRST RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL U-S CALLED AMERICAN SCHOOL DEAF A-S-D WHERE? HARTFORD C-O-N-N. YEAR 1894 GALLAUDET COLLEGE NAMED AFTER HIM.
My daughter joined the Coast Guard last month.
LAST MONTH C-O-A-S-T G-U-A-R-D MY DAUGHTER JOIN.
My son volunteers every week at the animal shelter.
EVERY WEEK ANIMAL S-H-E-L-T-E-R MY SON VOLUNTEER.
United States of America became independent from Great Britain in 1784 after the ratification of the Treaty of Paris.
YEAR 1784 AMERICA BECAME INDEPENDENT FROM BRITAIN FINISH RATIFICATION T-R-E-A-T-Y O-F P-A-R-I-S.
Happy New Year!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
I play tennis every Friday with 3 women.
EVERY FRIDAY TENNIS I PLAY WITH 3 WOMEN.
I could eat pasta for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER PASTA EAT I COULD.
I want cupcakes for my birthday, not a cake.
MY BIRTHDAY C-U-P-C-A-K-E-S I WANT NOT CAKE.
I will go to three graduation parties in June.
J-U-N-E THREE GRADUATION PARTIES GO-TO GO-TO GO-TO I WILL.
Mother's Day is on Sunday.
SUNDAY MOTHER'S DAY.
Today is Fathers Day!
TODAY WHAT? FATHERS DAY!
Independence Day is July 4th.
JULY 4TH INDEPENDENCE DAY.
My family always has a picnic on Memorial Day.
MEMORIAL DAY PICNIC MY FAMILY ALWAYS HOST.
I like to watch the movie "Elf" on Christmas Eve.
CHRISTMAS E-V-E MOVIE QUOTE E-L-F WATCH I LIKE.
Labor Day means summer is over.
L-A-B-O-R DAY MEANS WHAT? SUMMER ENDS.
Today is April Fools' Day.
TODAY WHAT? A-P-R-I-L F-O-O-L-S DAY.
I hate shopping on Black Friday.
BLACK FRIDAY SHOPPING I HATE.
I always eat Mexican food on Cinco De Mayo.
C-I-N-C-O D-E M-A-Y-O EAT MEXICAN FOOD I ALWAYS.
I enjoy shopping on Cyber Monday.
C-Y-B-E-R MONDAY SHOPPING I ENJOY.
My school celebrates Earth Day by planting trees.
EARTH DAY MY SCHOOL CELEBRATE HOW? PLANT TREES.
We remember 9/11 on Patriot Day.
PATRIOT DAY WE DO WHAT? 9/11 REMEMBRANCE.
Are you going to the Veteran's Day parade?
V-E-T-E-R-A-N-S DAY PARADE YOU GO?
Are you going to a party on New Year's Eve?
NEW YEARS E-V-E PARTY YOU GO?
Flag Day honors our flag.
FLAG DAY MEANS WHAT? HONOR OUR FLAG.
On Election Day many schools close.
ELECTION DAY MANY SCHOOLS CLOSE.
Is your school closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day?
M-L-K DAY YOUR SCHOOL CLOSED?
President's Day is in February.
PRESIDENT'S DAY WHEN? F-E-B.
I always drink green beer on St. Patrick's Day.
ST. PATRICK'S DAY GREEN BEER I DRINK ALWAYS.
September is National Blueberry Popsicle Month.
NATIONAL BLUE B-E-R-R-Y POPSICLE MONTH WHEN? S-E-P-T .
I will visit my friend for two days.
TWO DAYS MY FRIEND VISIT I WILL.
Growing up we ate lasagna every Friday night.
GROW UP EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT LASAGNA WE ATE.
Columbus Day is in October.
COLUMBUS DAY WHEN? O-C-T .
Don’t forget time springs forward in the Spring and falls back in the Fall.
SPRING TIME SPRINGS FORWARD, FALL TIME FALLS BACK DON’T FORGET.
In the fall we have to set our clocks to fall back one hour.
FALL TIME ONE HOUR FALL BACK.
I saw a fancy gingerbread house on my cruise last Christmas.
LAST CHRISTMAS MY CRUISE FANCY G-I-N-G-E-R-B-R-E-A-D HOUSE I SAW.
My favorite movie is "Groundhog Day."
MY FAVORITE MOVIE WHAT? QUOTE G-R-O-U-N-D-H-O-G DAY.
My son will go camping with the Boy Scouts next month.
NEXT MONTH CAMPING WITH BOY SCOUTS MY SON GO-TO.
Leap Year happens every 4 years.
EVERY 4 YEARS L-E-A-P YEAR HAPPEN.
I was a high school cheerleader for 4 years.
4 YEARS HIGH SCHOOL CHEERLEADER I.
I bought a new bikini for spring break.
SPRING BREAK NEW BIKINI BOUGHT I.
This year I took my boyfriend out to eat on Sweetest Day.
THIS YEAR SWEETEST DAY MY BOYFRIEND I TOOK OUT TO EAT.
Deaf Awareness Week is in September.
DEAF AWARENESS WEEK WHEN? S-E-P-T .
Next week we're hosting a special dinner for all employees and their spouses.
NEXT WEEK WE TAKE-UP (HOST) SPECIAL DINNER FOR ALL-OF-THEM WORKERS AND SPOUSES.
I donate blood every three months.
EVERY THREE MONTHS BLOOD I DONATE.
There was a famous protest at Gallaudet University in 1988 called Deaf President Now.
BACK YEAR 1988 GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY HAPPEN WHAT? FAMOUS PROTEST CALLED DEAF PRESIDENT NOW.
Ashley Fiolek is a Deaf Motocross Racer. She started motorcycling when she was three years old. She won four Woman Motocross Championships in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012. She is now retired.
A-S-H-L-E-Y F-I-O-L-E-K SHE DEAF M-O-T-O-C-R-O-S-S MOTORCYCLE RACER. SHE OLD THREE STARTED MOTORCYCLING. GROW-UP WON FOUR WOMEN M-O-T-O-C-R-O-S-S CHAMPIONSHIPS ONE-OF-FOUR 2008, TWO-OF-FOUR 2009, THREE-OF-FOUR 2011, FOUR-OF-FOUR 2012. NOW RETIRED.
Pizza and movie night is every Friday.
EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT WHAT? #PIZZA MOVIE.
After retirement in 10 years, I plan to move to Florida.
FUTURE 10 YEARS I RETIRE DO-DO? MOVE F-L-A .
If you brush your teeth everyday you won't have bad breath.
IF EVERYDAY BRUSH-TEETH BAD BREATH YOU NOT HAVE.