1. waiqiao

    Hey! I'm SUPER new

    It's probably annoying and no one is probably going to want to talk to me but I'm just going to keep doing my ASL courses and practicing alone, if anyone wants to hit me up we can FaceTime just be patient and ready to repeat yourself sometimes please :)
  2. P

    Would you like to be interviewed?

    Good afternoon. My name is Phil or Philip either one works for me. I have been taking some ASL Classes for the past two years, and I am taking a Deaf culture and community class I need to interview someone who is deaf. I myself am hearing so if typing works for you that's great, but if you want...
  3. Aquaman

    Foil Surfing?! Paul From Hawaii Explains With ASL and Subtitles

    Aloha! I keep getting asked what the heck foil surfing is, how it works, and why I quit old fashioned surfing completely. So I threw together a video showing it in action and talk about it in ASL with subtitles added. I'm well-aware that it's amateurish as my first try but I hope some of you...
  4. L

    New Here - Sacramento Real Estate Agent

    Hello :) My name is Linda Hughes, I'm new here and I'm a licensed real estate agent in the state of California. Please reach out to me for any buying or selling real estate needs. My email is My kids' father is deaf. I'm hearing and fluent in sign...
  5. darker_sunrise

    ASL Buddy

    Hi everyone! I'm a highschooler who is interested in finding an ASL buddy. We could zoom or video call on messenger/Facebook. I am a beginner and just need somebody to practice with. The person I'm looking for should be from the USA (American Sign). I know I'm probably one of youngest people on...
  6. BlackRoseKYT2

    Looking for Friends to Chat with.

    I am looking to find some friends to get retrained into my deaf side, I have been accustomed to speaking and forcing myself to listen that I haven't been able to sign in a long time. I do have a video phone from Sorenson! If you do not have one and you are deaf or HOH it doesn't matter as long...
  7. P

    Anthropology Culture Project on the Deaf Community

    Hello! I'm currently in an Anthropology class where we're learning about various cultures. I have a project where we've been tasked with researching a community of our choice. I was hoping to engage with the deaf community, as ASL is a course I've taken in the past where learning about the deaf...
  8. A

    (An interview that I'm conducting on Mute and Deaf community) about ASL

    Hi There to all the deaf and mute community, who uses ASL (I'm sorry if it sounds rude because I still need to learn) I'm doing and hosting an interview for my project. I would love it if you can participate even for a bit. Anyways I just need a few questions for you. The purpose of this...
  9. J

    Does ASL have a "prestigious" dialect?

    Does ASL have a prestigious dialect; a dialect that is considered “proper” or indicative of the upper class. In contrast, are there dialects of the language that are considered “lower class” or “improper” by the people? We know that many hearing individuals hold beliefs about prestigious and...
  10. M

    ASL Signing Buddy

    Hello, I'm Maddie. I lost my hearing a bit over one year ago, I already know NSL (Norwegian Sign Language) But I want to learn more, especially since I love travelling. I'm a College student and would love to get a signing buddy, I use Discord and Zoom. Feel free to dm or post a thread if you're...
  11. W

    ASL Practice

    Hey, my name is Luke, I'm 17 years old, and I'm looking for someone to practice my ASL with. I've taken ASL 1 and 2, but I've only been learning the language for around half a year, so I'm somewhere between beginner and intermediate. I'd love to practice with someone over zoom or something like...
  12. M

    ASL Student Seeking dDeaf participants for research paper interviews

    Hi all!! My name is MJ, and I'm a hearing student at the University of Houston. I aim to become an ASL Interpreter, reach a Master BEI certification, and eventually learn International Sign. I desire to do this to better help the hearing world understand the dDeaf community and raise the...
  13. JackieNalini_G9130

    Anyone want to practice ASL

    Hello, three years ago when I was 27 I was diagnosed SNHL. I lost the ability to hear in my right ear and now I am having problems with my left. Communicating with my best friend or my parents has been challenging at times. I am currently trying to learn ASL on you tube and I took one class a...
  14. M

    ASL Practice/ Make New Friends

    Hey my name is Alana! I’m 24 years old and am currently studying to become an ASL Interpreter and would LOVE to make some deaf/HOH friends my age as well as hearing friends who have share the love for ASL like me. If interested I would love to set up a virtual meet up to get to know each other...
  15. flash2177

    Looking for "Forget Me Not" from ASL Films -- HELP!

    Good evening all, I'm looking for a DVD in particular. It's "Forget Me Not," which is already sold out on the ASL Films website. I've been looking for this for 13-14 years now. I've already looked everywhere. Maybe some of you know where I can find it. Your help in my finding this DVD will...
  16. E

    Out of place

    Hello! I am Venus, I am profoundly deaf in one ear and severely hard of hearing in the other. I am a teenager live in California. I do not speak English well, (writing is GOOD enough) and my family is hearing so I am self taught in ASL, and fluent, but not natural yet. I feel out of place among...
  17. Y

    Hi! ASL learner, would love to interact with people

    Hi, I am a student at university This summer I started learning ASL on my own by watching videos on youtube, but I would really really love to be able to interact with people, learning alone is not the best... I just love learning and really would love to be able to express myself, understand...
  18. H

    Hello! Looking to learn more and hopefully practice ASL

    Hello! My name is Andee I'm 21 years old, I'm hearing, and have been learning ASL for a little while now. I have been exposed to ASL at various points throughout my life, in high school I used the internet to teach myself as best I could because my school didn't have any classes, and in college...
  19. ASL Realtor California

    ASL real estate

    Hi my Name is Frank and I’m a Real Estate Agent for Century 21 Masters in California and my mom is Deaf and have grown up knowing Sign Language and would love to help anyone that’s looking to BUY or SELL a house Cali/. FaceTime/ Text me (626)329-3330
  20. A

    I need help glossing!!

    I have to gloss the book "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie," so that I can sign it to my professor for a grade. I asked my professor for help, as my ASL 3 teacher has not taught us how to gloss yet due to the pandemic, and he translated/ glossed the first sentence in ASL for me. However, I cannot...