Breetish Sign Leid
Breetish Sign Leid (BSL) is the sign leid uised in the Unitit Kinrick (UK), an is the first or preferred leid o deaf fowk in the UK; There are 125,000 Deaf adults in the UK who uise BSL plus an estimatit 20,000 children. The leid makes uise o space an involves movement o the hands, body, face an heid. Mony thoosans o fowk who are no deaf an aa uise BSL, as hearin relatives o deaf fowk, sign leid interpreters or as a result o ither contact wi the Breetish deaf community.
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- IPSOS Mori GP Patient Survey 2009/10