Originally Posted by Daredevel7
I have this deaf friend who went to a residental school and college for the deaf. Although he does speak, he primarily signs. I practice my ASL with him. I asked him if he does PSE or ASL since he does talk while signing. He said that he does do mostly PSE but does ASL if he talks to "low functioning" people. I was... shocked..... TOTALLY did not expect that... I guess some Deaf people think this also???
Growing up, I believed that ASL was for low functioning deaf people...
I wonder where he got the idea from.