09 BSL Borrowing from English

English Notes
BSL Video

BSL Borrowing from English

BSL has been influenced by English through borrowing. It may borrow from: 
  • English meaning,
  • written English or spoken English (using mouthing pattern from English words) 

9.1 Loan Translation

9.2 Visual Similarities

9.3 Quiz

9.4 Fingerspelling

9.5 Single Letter Signs

9.6 Handshapes

9.7 Quiz

9.8 English influence on BSL Syntax


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