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Hello! I'm Katie, a 20 year old neurodivergent student in Lancaster. I've always had an interest in learning sign language as I think the world should be more accommodating to Deaf people and more inclusive. However, I only just started learning sign language a couple of days ago as I've just gained a neighbour who I believe to be Deaf, and I want to introduce myself and get to know them. We've had a few interactions but I've been painfully uneducated in sign language for both of those interactions and have been relying on lip reading (which I'm not too good at). I hope to get proficient in sign language and keep it up, although i worry it will be difficult with my studies at uni. Anyway, this has been my introduction, I'm not very used to posting in forums or anything like that

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