Indigenous sign for Manchester in Great Britain
sutton at SIGNWRITING.ORG
Fri May 22 15:13:35 UTC 2009
May 22, 2009
It has been a long time since we have heard from you...where are you
now? Kenya, the Netherlands, or Northern Ireland? ;-)
On May 22, 2009, at 6:59 AM, Shane Gilchrist wrote:
> I know at least 5 BSL signs for Manchester!!!!!!!!!
> But yeah, the M.C. sign is a good suggestion.
> 2009/5/18 Trevor Jenkins <bslwannabe at gmail.com>:
>> On 2009/5/18 Stefan Wöhrmann <stefanwoehrmann at googlemail.com> asked:
>>> I am working on a text – somebody is travelling to Manchester – hm
>>> – How
>>> to sign and how to write this in SW. Has anybody of you an idea of
>>> the sign
>>> for Manchester as it is used by the DEAF in that region?
>> Widest most recognised sign for Manchester is .M.C. ie just
>> the two main letters; remembering of course that this is with the
>> BSL fingerspelling alphabet. There may be a local indigenous sign but
>> typically those are only used by locals not by in-comers or
>> visitors; to do
>> so can be considered very rude.
>> Regards, Trevor.
>> <>< Re: deemed!
>> SW-L SignWriting List
>> Post Message
>> SW-L at majordomo.valenciacc.edu
>> List Archives and Help
>> Change Email Settings
> SW-L SignWriting List
> Post Message
> SW-L at majordomo.valenciacc.edu
> List Archives and Help
> Change Email Settings
SW-L SignWriting List
SW-L at majordomo.valenciacc.edu
List Archives and Help
Change Email Settings
More information about the Sw-l