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elizabeth lawrence

on 25 June 2014

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Transcript of Communication

Newspapers are a form of written communication. They're published every day all year round. The first thing that looked like a newspaper was made in Roman times. Romans made them out of stone. Newspapers are used for advertising and news articles. They're made out of newsprint (low-grade paper).
What is communication?
Sign Language
Sign language is a form of non verbal communication. It is used for communicating to the deaf people. People use their hands for sign language. There are letters and words in sign language. It has been used for over two hundred years. ASL (American sign language) is considered a foreign language in America.
Semaphore Flags
Semaphore flags are usually flags that are square and half red and half yellow. They are used on ships to communicate to other ships or to people on the shore. They are used for calling for help or saying stuff to people on ships or on the shore that they can't hear. To use them you have to use flags and you have to learn the semaphore alphabet. You have to do the letters slowly so they can read it.You can learn the alphabet if you are a boy scout.
Television is a form of Verbal communication. The first . It was invented by John Logie Baird. The definition TV was invented by Philo Farnsworths and Charles Francis Jenkins in Britain in 1936. The first type of TV was black and white and you had to move around with the antenna to get a signal. Today the TV communicates the news, entertainment and advertisments.
Communication is a way of spreading the word around. There are three types of communication named verbal, written and non-verbal communication.
Hieroglyphics continued
Here is the Egyptian alphabet.
Hieroglyphics is the old Egyptian language. It is a form of written communication. It was used for communicating to Egyptians. They also used it for decorating walls in temples. Theodosius I in 391 AD closed all the temples through out the empire and the Egyptian language was lost for 1500 years until the Rosetta Stone was found. Now Egyptians write and speak Arabic.
Rosetta Stone
The Rosetta Stone was found in 1799
by Jean Francois. It is half Greek and the other half is Hieroglyphic. It is used for translating hieroglyphics into greek.
By Elizabeth!
Here is the sign language alphabet.
Sign Language Continued

click on any one you want.:)
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Bye Bye!!!

I hope you enjoyed it :)
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