Sign language is used as a means of speaking by tens of millions of individuals worldwide, significantly these within the deaf group.
More than 360 million individuals have disabling listening to loss, and based on the World Health Organization (WHO) that is anticipated to rise to 700 million individuals by 2050.
People have been utilizing completely different variations of sign language around the globe for hundreds of years however it is just within the final 50 years signing has been thought of an official language in lots of nations.
To mark International Day of Sign Languages right here’s a handful of belongings you won’t know about sign language.
Producer/Reporter (and British Sign Language learner): Chanise Evans
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