What is being signed (English Meaning)

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This Sign is Used to Say (Sign Synonyms)
  • FOR

Examples of Usage
English Sentence

I always tell my students to reach for the stars.

ASL Gloss

I ALWAYS TELL MY STUDENTS QUOTE REACH FOR STARS.

English Sentence

Sean Forbes is a deaf hip-hop artist who makes music accessible to the deaf community.

ASL Gloss

S-E-A-N F-O-R-B-E-S HIMSELF DEAF H-I-P H-O-P MUSICIAN HE MAKES MUSIC ACCESSIBLE FOR DEAF COMMUNITY.

English Sentence

Phyllis Frelich was a deaf actress and famous for winning the 1980 Best Actress Tony Award for the play "Children of a Lesser God."

ASL Gloss

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.”

English Sentence

My grandma bakes cherry pie for my birthday.

ASL Gloss

FOR MY BIRTHDAY CHERRY PIE MY GRANDMA BAKES.

English Sentence

I want to ask you another question.

ASL Gloss

I HAVE ANOTHER QUESTION FOR YOU.

English Sentence

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.

ASL Gloss

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

English Sentence

Laughter is good for your mental health.

ASL Gloss

LAUGH GOOD FOR YOUR MENTAL HEALTH.

English Sentence

Marlee Matlin is a famous Deaf Actress. She won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for her role in the movie Children of a Lesser God.

ASL Gloss

M-A-R-L-E-E M-A-T-L-I-N SHE FAMOUS DEAF ACTRESS. SHE WON BOTH A-C-A-D-E-M-Y A-W-A-R-D G-O-L-D-E-N G-L-O-B-E FOR HER ROLE MOVIE QUOTE CHILDREN O-F A L-E-S-S-E-R GOD.

English Sentence

I want to cook a dinner for you.

ASL Gloss

COOK DINNER FOR YOU I WANT.

English Sentence

Next week we're hosting a special dinner for all employees and their spouses.

ASL Gloss

NEXT WEEK WE TAKE-UP (HOST) SPECIAL DINNER FOR ALL-OF-THEM WORKERS AND SPOUSES.

English Sentence

Can you order me a cheeseburger?

ASL Gloss

CHEESEBURGER ORDER FOR ME CAN YOU?

English Sentence

The novelist traveled through Europe looking for inspiration for her next novel.

ASL Gloss

EUROPE WRITER TRAVEL WHY? NEED INSPIRATION FOR HER NEXT BOOK.

English Sentence

May 31st is a day of remembrance for veterans.

ASL Gloss

M-A-Y 31 WHAT? DAY REMEMBRANCE FOR V-E-T-E-R-A-N-S

English Sentence

Dr. Charles Nicolle was born hearing but became deaf by the age of 20. He was the first deaf person to receive a Nobel Prize. It was for discovering Typhus is spread by lice.

ASL Gloss

D-R C-H-A-R-L-E-S N-I-C-O-L-L-E HE BORN HEARING EAR DETERIORATE AGE 20 FULL DEAF. HE FIRST DEAF GET N-O-B-E-L P-R-I-Z-E FOR DISCOVERING T-Y-P-H-U-S OUTBREAK START HOW? FROM L-I-C-E

English Sentence

I wanted to buy a ticket for the game but they had none left.

ASL Gloss

BUY TICKET FOR GAME I WANT BUT NONE LEFT.

English Sentence

Louise Fletcher is a CODA and was the third actress in history to win an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, and Golden Globe Award for a single performance.

ASL Gloss

L-O-U-I-S-E F-L-E-T-C-H-E-R SHE C-O-D-A HERSELF ACTRESS SHE WON THREE AWARDS ONE-OF-THREE O-S-C-A-R TWO-OF-THREE B-A-F-T-A THREE-OF-THREE G-L-O-D-E-N G-L-O-B-E FOR ONE MOVIE QUOTE O-N-E F-L-E-W O-V-E-R T-H-E C-U-C-K-O-O-S N-E-S-T QUOTE.

English Sentence

I am taking the class for fun. I like to learn new languages.

ASL Gloss

CLASS I TAKE-UP FOR #FUN. NEW LANGUAGES LEARN I LIKE.

English Sentence

The ampersand is a shortcut for the word and.

ASL Gloss

A-M-P-E-R-S-A-N-D SHORTCUT FOR WHAT? WORD A-N-D


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