|SignWriting List Forum|
Trevor Jenkins |
Date: Tue Feb 29, 2000 5:06 pm
Subject: Re: Writing Songs
On Tuesday, 29 February, 2000 14:56:35, Angus B. Grieve-Smith
> On Tue, 29 Feb 2000, Trevor Jenkins wrote:
>> It would be interesting too to compare Ron's ASL version of the KJV
>> Bible with a BSL version. Except I don't favour the KJV; go more for
>> contemporary translations---even with the hearing. :-)
> These would still be translations of translations. The ideal
> situation would be to find someone (or several someones) who could
> translate directly from the original Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek into the
> target signed language.
Working on that one. :-) But translations are not quick to produce.
British Sign Language is not inarticulate handwaving; it's a living
language. So recognise it now.
<>< Re: deemed!