ASL vocabulary: cateogories

Browse the signs of some categories and learn some ASL vocabulary in the area of health, food and drink, geography, education, etc.

Pointers to remember

The list of each category is not exhaustive. You may contact me to add to the list.

Regional variation: there may be regional variations of some ASL words across the regions of North America.

To be able to make daily basic conversations in American Sign Language, it's a good idea to learn the first few hundreds of signs (see First 100+ signs in ASL vocabulary), you can move on to the categories of ASL vocabulary, such as arts including colors, animals, places, etc.