Sign language / ASL awareness quiz

Take a fun sign language / ASL awareness quiz to find out how much you're aware about the nature of language.

What is a signed language?







What is American Sign Language (ASL)?






In which countries is ASL used?







Sign language is incorporated with mime. True or false?



Facial markers, head and mouth morphemes, body shifting and other non-manual markers in sign language are:




What is fingerspelling?




Is fingerspelling universal?



When using ASL, which linguistic regions of the brain activate?




How is language acquisition in signed language from birth to age 3 compared to spoken language?





These are some ASL lessons, tutorials, and tips that ASL students and language enthusiasts can explore and learn some ASL on their own relaxing pace.

Seeking some challenges? Try some stories, fables, and others in ASL storytelling and poetry. Study a complex system of subtle eye gazes, role-shifting, classifiers, sentence structures, and other linguistic features as well as poetics.