Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

Search: READ

BOOKS:
Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
649Higgins (1923) READREADREAD: Right "V" fingers of prone hand pointing at left vertical palm as if reading a page.114hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=649&refid=higgins1923
253Long (1918) READREADREAD: Hold up the open left hand as the page of a book; point right "V" finger at the top and then move hand down as if following the page with the eyes.39hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=253&refid=long1918
487Michaels (1923) READREADREAD: 1. Hold the palms of both hands before you, as you do a book. 2. Pass your eyes across and back a few times as if reading a book.107hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=487&refid=michaels1923
FILMS:
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
130Fay (1913) READN/A1P-IX-PL HERE COLLEGE READ+ IN PAPER HOW NOW++ D-O-M pn:PEDRO IN CITY+++(rc) AND 1P-IX-PL WANT SUMMONS~INVITE(-from-rt) COME VISIT COLLEGE.9hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fay&glossid=130
95Fox (1915) READN/AOTHER(l-hand) LECTURE~AGENT(lc) 1P-IX-PL(rf) READ(-to-rc) INTERESTING(l-hand,rc) BUT(rc) TRUE(l-hand,rc) NOT(rf,rc) EQUAL(rc) 3P-POSS(rt) pn:LINCOLN12hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=fox&glossid=95
976Gallaudet (1910) READN/A1P-IX THINK~HOPE 1P-POSS STORY ABOUT T-H-E L-O-R-N-A D-O-O-N-E C-O-U-N-T-R-Y TEMPT 2P-IX-PL ALL FOR READ BOOK83hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=gallaudet&glossid=976
227Hotchkiss (1913) READN/AONCE 1P-IX KNOW~STAY 3P-SELF(rt) pn:CLERC GOING(-to-lt) ENTER(lt) INSTITUTE(lt) STAND STORY DISTRIBUTE DEAF ABOUT WORTH IMPORTANT 3P-IX-PL KEEP READ WRITE+ ARRANGE++(ctr-to-rt) 3P-POSS WORD ALRIGHT20hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=227