Language of the Day for 12 September 2013

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American Sign Language [ase]

A language of
Canada
Population
3,660 in Canada (2011 census).
Status
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Sign language interpreters required for deaf in court. Used for deaf college students, important public functions, job training, social service programs. Sign language instruction for parents of deaf children, classes for hearing people, organization for sign language teachers, committee on national sign language.