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Costello, Elaine

Overview
Works: 74 works in 204 publications in 1 language and 11,455 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Terminology  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Instructional films  Self-instruction  Educational films  Software 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: HV2475, 419
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Most widely held works by Elaine Costello
Signing : how to speak with your hands by Elaine Costello( Book )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 2,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Guide to American Sign Language, with more than 1200 illustrated signs"--Cover subtitle
Random House American Sign Language dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 2,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of more than 5600 signs includes definitions for each word and an illustration and description of each sign
Random House Webster's American Sign Language Dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over 4,500 signs used to communicate sign language, including different signs for different meanings of the same word
Religious signing by Elaine Costello( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the fourth century, when Spanish monks first started signing to communicate during their vows of silence, sign language has been used in religious communities of all faiths. Present-day American Sign Language (ASL) carries on that tradition. Like any living language, it continues to grow and change to meet the communication needs of an ever more diverse religious population. This comprehensive guide, newly revised, updated, and expanded, gives you all the vocabulary you need to communicate effectively in any religious setting. From Alleluia to Zizith, more than 750 signs and their specific meanings Large, clear, upper-torso illustrations that show the corresponding movements of hands, body, and face Easy-to-follow instructions to help you master the art of expressing signs A complete index for quick access to any sign With an essential section of religious "name signs," the addition of signs for the Muslim faith, and an expanded selection of favorite verses, prayers, and blessings, this book is an indispensable resource for signers of all denominations. Written with expertise by an educator and author associated with the field of deafness for more than thirty years, it makes communicating by ASL in a religious setting simple and easy, no matter your level of experience. From the Trade Paperback edition
Getting started in signing : a complete visual course in American Sign Language by Elaine Costello( Visual )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You'll learn everything you need to begin using sign language in practical, everyday situations like talking about your family, planning a party, or shopping
Say it by signing by Elaine Costello( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a video guide to the basics of sign language. Each dramatized lesson is followed by additional vocabulary and expressions. Demonstrates the manual alphabet
Random House Webster's American sign language medical dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an array of more than 800 signs for key medical terms, including illnesses, treatments, drugs, and anatomy, with instructions for making each sign
Random House Webster's American Sign Language computer dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Random House Webster's American sign language legal dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American sign language learning system( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of useful learning information on American sign language techniques, introduced and created by Dr. Martin L.A. Sternberg
Say it by signing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
American Sign Language learning system( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two programs presenting instruction in American Sign Language. Getting started in signing demonstrates sign language for a number of practical situations. Say it by signing presents sign language dialogues
Getting started in signing by Elaine Costello( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches the five hundred basic signs of American Sign Language (ASL) with illustrations of how each word or concept is formed, and includes the manual alphabet used for finger spelling
Say it by signing by Elaine Costello( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeting friends - Going out - At a restaurant - Shopping
Say it by signing : conversing in American Sign Language( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a video guide to the basics of Sign Language
Random House Webster's pocket American sign language by Elaine Costello( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 1,000 signs are clearly described and illustrated in an affordable, take-anywhere pocket dictionary
Random House Webster's pocket American sign language dictionary by Elaine Costello( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living Language say it by signing( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A video guide to the basics of sign language"--Container
American Sign Language learning system( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two programs presenting instruction in American Sign Language. Getting started in signing demonstrates sign language for a number of practical situations. Say it by signing presents sign language dialogues
Structured tasks for English practice by Elaine Costello( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Random House American Sign Language dictionary
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Random House American Sign Language dictionaryRandom House Webster's American Sign Language DictionaryReligious signingGetting started in signing : a complete visual course in American Sign LanguageSay it by signingRandom House Webster's American sign language medical dictionaryRandom House Webster's American Sign Language computer dictionaryRandom House Webster's American sign language legal dictionary