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Paget Gorman Sign System

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The Paget Gorman Sign System, also known as Paget Gorman Signed Speech (PGSS) or Paget Gorman Systematic Sign Language is a manually coded form of the English language, designed to be used with children with speech or communication difficulties. [1]

7 relations: British Sign Language, English language, Manually coded English, Manually coded language, Namibian Sign Language, Pierre Gorman, Sir Richard Paget, 2nd Baronet.

British Sign Language

British Sign Language (BSL) is a sign language used in the United Kingdom (UK), and is the first or preferred language of some deaf people in the UK; there are 125,000 deaf adults in the UK who use BSL plus an estimated 20,000 children.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Manually coded English

MCE or speaking and signing at the same time has been labeled many terms--including Total Communication, Simultaneous Communication (SimCom), Signed English, Manually-Coded English, Sign Supported Speech, and Sign Supported English, none of which specify the degree to which the user is attempting to sign specific English vocabulary or correct grammar.

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Manually coded language

Manually coded languages are not themselves languages but are representations of oral languages in a gestural-visual form; that is, signed versions of oral languages (signed languages).

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Namibian Sign Language

Namibian Sign Language (NSL) is a sign language of Namibia and Angola.

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Pierre Gorman

Pierre Patrick Gorman, CBE (1 October 1924 – 1 October 2006) was an Australian librarian and academic who specialised in education for children with disabilities.

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Sir Richard Paget, 2nd Baronet

Sir Richard Arthur Surtees Paget, 2nd Baronet (13 January 1869 – 23 October 1955) was a British barrister and amateur scientific investigator, who specialised in speech science and the origin of speech.

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Paget Gorman Signed Speech, Paget Gorman Systematic Signs.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paget_Gorman_Sign_System

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