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I'm Chloe and I decided earlier this month that I want to learn British Sign Language. I have a few reasons to learn, such as making new friends, putting BSL on my CV, and picking it up as a new hobby.

In late September, I am planning to take part in a 10 week BSL introduction course. I would choose the cheaper options online but I find that I can learn quicker with a IRL teacher rather than just watching videos online.

Please feel free to chat with me, especially if you are also a beginner, or have some helpful tips!


Thank you x

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i am subhashini. i have been toying with the idea of leaning sign language for sometime. and this summer i have taken my first step. joined level 1 course that is starting in a week's time. i have been picking up some signs through this site and also got a book from library to learn frequently used words sign.

very delighted to see this thriving community. any help/ tips is hugely appreciated.



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