Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
March 2, 2024

Search: TALK

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
760Higgins (1923) SAY~TALKTALKTALK: "Speak" or, both vertical indices, palm towards palm, moved back and forth to indicate the nodding of the heads.134hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=760&refid=higgins1923
220Long (1918) TALKTALK, VERBAL, SPEECH (2)TALK, VERBAL, SPEECH, etc.: (2) In the sense of CONVERSATION: Hold out both "G" hands in front, forefingers pointing upward; move both hands to one side and then to the other alternately several times or give same motion toward the front from self. VI,121.36hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=220&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
128Hotchkiss (1913) TALKN/ABUT 3P-SELF(lc) LIVE IN ONE BEAUTIFUL HOUSE(rc) PLEASANT NEAR++ SCHOOL AND DET-IX-PL(X-to-arc-to-X) MALE~FEMALE~CHILDREN+(-to-rt) cl-trace:1tip(path-to-rt,go) CITY(rt) cl-trace:1tip(path-to-1P,go) SEE AND MEET AND TALK AGAIN+++10hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=128
350Veditz (1913) TALKN/A3P-SELF-PL CAN TALK TO 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) IN DET-IX-PL(X-to-arc-to-X) ONLY SIGN 1P-IX-PL(1P-to-arc-to-1P) UNDERSTAND CAN.32hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=veditz&glossid=350