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Word List Author Note: Featured Person: Marlee Matlin was born in August. She is a famous Deaf actress and won the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her portrayal of Sarah Norman in Children of a Lesser God in 1987. She is the only deaf performer to win an Academy Award and also won a Golden Globe award for the role.

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FAMOUS


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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

Sean Berdy is a deaf actor well known for acting on the TV series Switched at Birth.

ASL Gloss

S-E-A-N B-E-R-D-Y HIMSELF DEAF ACTOR FAMOUS WHY? HE INVOLVED #TV PROGRAM QUOTE SWITCHED A-T BIRTH.

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

The famous painting sold for a million dollars at the auction.

ASL Gloss

FAMOUS PAINTING SOLD AUCTION HOW MUCH? ONE MILLION DOLLARS.


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