Need Your Feedback...New SignSpelling Document Posted...

Ingvild Roald ingvild.roald at STATPED.NO
Mon Jan 19 16:06:06 UTC 2004

Downloaded all right. Seems great. Explanations clear, examples good. I
just have one question, to be sure I get everything right: In the Editor,
one first field is used, to establish the searching group. This first
field does not show up in the Dictionary - right?


SignWriting List <SW-L at ADMIN.HUMBERC.ON.CA> skriver:
>SignWriting List
>January 18, 2004
>Dear SW List Members:
>I am happy to announce a new posting:
>SignSpelling Guidelines 2004
>This is an improved version of an older document. I posted half of it a
>few days ago, but now there are 20 pages in this new PDF document.
>Thanks to Ingvild, and others on the SignWriting List, we had a long
>discussion about SignSpellings in SignBank. I have taken Ingvild's
>advice, and have simplified the spellings so that they always look-up
>by handshape...So now I am asking for your feedback again...I hope at
>least a few of you can download the document and read it and then
>report to the List what you think...
>Bill Reese's wonderful comment about pronunciation markers is still in
>there - Thank you Bill!!
>And I have for the first time, described the difference between a
>SignSpelling (SS) and the Sign-Symbol-Sequence (SSS), which are two
>different things...
>So please download and get back to us - Many thanks for your
>feedback... Val ;-)

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