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From:  "Judy A. Kegl"
Date:  Sun Dec 9, 2001  1:30 am
Subject:  Re: Escribiendo en Senas Nicaraguenses

Thank you, Hector.

It is likely that my colleagues are saying "Escribiendo Senas" and I am just
hearing it wrong.

-- James
>From: Hector Devia
>To: SignWriting List
>Subject: Escribiendo en Senas Nicaraguenses
>Date: Sat, Dec 8, 2001, 4:40 PM

>SW list and James Shepard-Kegl
>James Shepard-Kegl wrote:
>"Since I am neither a native nor fluent speaker of spanish, I can only
>comment upon what my Nicaraguan colleagues do. The common term for
>SignWriting in Bluefields is Escribiendo de Senas -- whether that is
>grammatical or not, I really am not sure. Nobody says SignoEscritura".
>In Colombia the oldest book about signs say "Lenguaje Manual, Mimica,
>Gestos, Signos, etc." but generaly common people tends to say "seņas" and
>many institutions for Deaf have been switch to "Seņas" too.
>About "Escribiendo de Seņas" it is not grammatical, it could be "Escribiendo
>Senas" or "Escribiendo en Senas" if you are refering to someone who do it.
>If you are refering to the Writing system you can say "La Escritura de
>Seņas". Of course there are others options for example SignoEscritura or
>SenaGrafia. (Others options??)
>Buen dia a todos los que en la lista estan Escribiendo en Senas.

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6030 Re: Escribiendo en Senas Nicaraguenses Ida Frank Tue  12/11/2001

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