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hear about, hear of, listen, hear

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2202 hear-of1a
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To learn about, take in, or understand about things by listening or being told about them. English = hear of, hear about.

hear, listen, hear of, hear about

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3139 hear.cup
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be aware of sounds because they reach your ear. English = hear. 2. To give your attention to the sound of something, especially music. English = listen to. 3. To learn about news or information because someone tells you about it. English = hear of, hear about.

look, regard, observation, watch (look), observe, stare, look at

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1101 look1a
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As a Noun: 1. The act of turning your eyes in a particular direction so that you can see what is there. English = look, regard. 2. A period of time during which you look at something and pay attention to what is happening. English = observation. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To turn your eyes in a particular direction so that you can see what is there. English = look, look at. 2. To look at something for a period of time and to pay attention to what is happening. English = watch, observe. 3. [With stress] to look at something for a long time. English = stare.

search, look for, seek

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1261 search
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As a Noun: 1. An attempt to find something by looking for it. English = search. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To try to find something that you want but do not have, or that you did have but have lost, by looking carefully for it. English = look for, search. Formal English = seek.

smell, fragrance, perfume, fragrant, perfumed

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As a Noun: 1. The effect that something has on your nose. English = smell. 2. The effect that something has on your nose, especially when the effect is neutral or pleasant. English = fragrance, perfume. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To have an effect on your nose. English = smell. 2. To have an effect on your nose, especially when the effect is neutral or pleasant. English = (be) fragrant, (be) perfumed.

sound, hear

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1626 sound
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As a Noun: 1. Something that you can hear. English = sound. 2. Of deaf or hearing impaired people, the awareness of some sound without really hearing it fully or properly. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be aware of sounds because they reach your ears. English = hear. 2. Of deaf or hearing impaired people, to be aware of sounds but without really hearing them fully or properly.

taste, type (sort), tasty, flavour, preference, prefer

Auslan SignbankDictionary#418 taste
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As a Noun: 1. Your ability to recognise things when you touch them with your tongue. English = taste. 2. The special sensation something has on your tongue when you eat it or when you simply touch it with you tongue, for example whether it is sweet or salty. English = taste, flavour. 3. A class of things which you find interesting, attractive or which you like better than others. English = taste, preference. 4. A class of things that has particular features in common and that belongs to a group of related things. English = type. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be aware of the special sensation something has on your tongue when you eat it or when you simply touch it with your tongue. English = taste. 2. To be something that is very noticeable for the positive and enjoyable effect it has on your tongue. English = (be) tasty. 3. To like one choice better than all others. English = prefer.

deaf, deaf and dumb, deaf mute

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1362 deaf-and-dumb1a
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As a Noun: 1. A person who is unable to hear anything or unable to hear very well (especially the sounds of speech) and who tends not to use speech to communicate. English = a deaf person. Archaic English = a deaf and dumb person, a deaf mute person. 2. People who are unable to hear anything or unable to hear very well (especially the sounds of speech) and who tend not to use speech to communicate. English = deaf people. Archaic English = deaf and dumb people, deaf mute people. 3. People who are unable to hear anything or unable to hear very well (especially the sounds of speech), who tend not to use speech but use sign language instead. They form and identify as a community. English = the deaf, the Deaf. Archaic English = the deaf and dumb. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be unable to hear anything or to be unable to hear very well (especially the sounds of speech). English = (be) deaf. 2. To be unable to hear anything or to be unable to hear very well (especially the sounds of speech), and to not use speech. Archaic English = (be) deaf and dumb, (be) deaf mute. 3. To relate to deaf people and their community. English = (be) Deaf. Note: 1. Probably a direct translation of the English expressions 'deaf and dumb' or ‘deaf mute’. These expressions are rather old-fashioned. They are considered offensive by some deaf people (because ‘dumb’ also means ‘stupid’ in English, not just ‘mute’) or misleading (because many deaf people can make themselves understood using their voices, i.e., they are not mute or dumb at all). Nonetheless, the sign itself is quite neutral and inoffensive.

see, visit, understand

Auslan SignbankDictionary#387 see1a
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As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To notice something with your eyes. English = see. 2. To go and see someone and spend some time with them. English = see, visit. 3. To understand what someone means or to understand why something happens. English = see, understand. Interactive: 1. Used alone to tell your addressee you understand what they mean. English = 'I see!' 2. Used alone to tell your addressee that they should now be aware that what you said before was right because something has just happened that proves you were right. English = 'You see!'

touch, tap, application, apply

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2292 touch1a
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As a Noun: 1. The act of putting you fingertips gently on something. English = touch, tap. 2. A request, usually written, to ask formally to be allowed to have something or do something. English = application. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To gently put your fingertips on something. English = touch, tap. 2. To write to ask formally to be allowed to have something or do something, especially a job. English = apply. 3. To tap someone on the shoulder in order to get their attention so that you can talk (sign) to them.