ASL sign for: gifted

Definition: Having exceptional talent, natural ability, or intelligence; revealing special talent.

Sentence example

Gloss: ix-that school for (2h)gifted++ student

English equivalent: This is a school for the gifted.

The English demonstrative adjectives and/or determiners this and that show whether the noun they refer to is located near to or far from the speaker. In ASL, spatial reference is used to indicate a location as well as whether the noun is located near to or far from the speaker. The spatial reference is not fixed, but is used as a reference to the subject/object assigned in a sentence.