## ASLU:  "Level 4 Practice Sentences"

Practice Sheet 46.A
01. \$120 MINUS 98 CENTS EQUAL HOW-MUCH? *[\$119.02 ]
02. MONEY, \$3 PLUS \$3.97 EQUAL HOW-MUCH? *[\$6.97]
03. PUT-DOWN THIS PHONE NUMBER (435) 555-2034
04. ONE-MORE PHONE NUMBER (916) 555-4357
05. ONE LB GRAPE SUBTRACT 1/2 LB GRAPE LEAVES HOW-MANY?

Practice Sheet 46.B
06. THREE TIMES 1/2 LB BANANA EQUAL HOW-MANY?
07. EIGHT-CENT SUBTRACT 7-CENT EQUAL HOW-MANY?
08. 1/4 TSP SALT DIVIDE-by TWO EQUAL WHAT?
09. ONE DOLLAR DIVIDE-by TEN EQUAL WHAT?
10. FIVE-DOLLAR PLUS FIVE-DOLLAR EQUAL WHAT?

Practice Sheet 46.C
11. TWO-WEEKS SUBTRACT 3-DAY EQUAL WHAT?
12. TWENTY-FIVE-CENTS SUBTRACT 13-CENTS EQUAL WHAT?
13. EIGHT-MONTH PLUS FIVE-MONTH EQUAL HOW-MANY?
14. J-O-A-N-of-A-R-C LIVE WHICH CENTURY? [15th] [1412--1431]

Practice Sheet 46.D
16. SHOW-me THIS NUMBER 192,743.
18. 2-WEEK-FUTURE SATURDAY YOU #BUSY?
20. YOU WAKE-up what-TIME?

Practice Sheet 46.E
21. YOU MOVE-here WHEN?
24. THANKSGIVING NOVEMBER WHICH WEEK?
25. THIS CLASS MEET HOW OFTEN?

Practice Sheet 47.A
01. YOU ENJOY TRAVEL YOU?
02. YOU FLY BEFORE YOU?
03. YOU ACROSS border-[LINE-2h] BEFORE YOU?
04. YOU BEFORE GO WHERE?
05. YOU PREFER TRAVEL HOW?

Practice Sheet 47.B
07. YOU LIKE VISIT WHO?
08. WEEKEND YOU TEND-to what-DO?
09. SCHOOL FINISH YOU TAKE-OFF-[leave] what-TIME?

Practice Sheet 47.C
11. PERSON YOU THINK POLITE WHO?
12. YOUR CAR, CAN PASSENGER how-MANY?
13. THIS SCHOOL PERMIT SMOKE?
15. YOUR TEACHER REQUIRE HOME-WORK MUCH QM-wig?

Practice Sheet 47.D
16. CAN VOICE DURING CLASS?
17. YOU THINK BETTER FLY, DRIVE WHICH?
18. YOU LIVE ACROSS RIVER?
19. AIRPORT, HOW FAR?
20. YOU WANT FANCY CAR YOU?

Practice Sheet 48.A
01. YOU RACE BEFORE? / WHAT-KIND?
02. YOUR CAR GAS, HOW-MANY REMAIN?
03. YOUR CLASS CLASS YOU NEED MORE REVIEW FOR WHICH?
04. IF MUST MATH PROBLEM YOU PREFER WHAT-KIND?
05. CAR? YOU CRASH how-MANY?

Practice Sheet 48.B
06. YOU HAVE ABBREVIATE NAME? (Do you have a nick name?)
07. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON YOUR SCHEDULE what-DO?
08. WHICH SEASON BEFORE SUMMER?
09. EVERY-YEAR YOU VACATION?
10. SUPPOSE COULD GO ANY WHERE WORLD YOU GO WHERE?

Practice Sheet 48.C
11. MOST EXPENSIVE THING YOU OWN WHAT?
12. YOU COME-to-here what-FOR?
13. YOU KNOW LP? (Are you familiar with Lifeprint.com?)
15. SHOW-me SENTENCE USE SIGN "W-I-L-L"

Practice Sheet 48.D
16. YOU DRAW well-[GOOD]?
17. OTHER THAN ME YOUR FAVORITE PERSON WHO?
19. DOG, CAT, YOU HAVE EITHER?
20. YOU ENJOY DISCUSS WHAT?

Practice Sheet 48.E
21. YOU USE grocery-[FOOD] LIST YOU?
22. YOU FRUSTRATE WHEN?
23. YOU FEEL SATISFY WHEN?
24. CAN PROVE YOUR NAME HOW?
25. SUPPOSE YOU VOICE DURING ASL CLASS SHOULD PLACE-INTO JAIL YOU?
Practice Sheet 49: Response-Phrases
03. I'm not telling! [finger to lips]
04. That's personal/private! [SECRET]

Practice Sheet 49.A
01. YOU HAVE C-A-S-H YOU?
02. YOU BANK NAME?
03. YOU HAVE SAVE A-C-C-O-U-N-T?
04. YOUR CHECK ACCOUNT BALANCE HOW-MUCH?
05. YOUR MONEY YOU EARN INTEREST?

Practice Sheet 49.B
06. YOU PAST BORROW MONEY BUY SOMETHING YOU?
07. YOU OWE HOW-MUCH?
08. I BROKE-financially, you-MIND PAY-FOR LUNCH?
09. I MULL-over BUY PIZZA, PITCH-in WHO? RAISE HAND.
10. PIZZA EACH SLICE \$2 YOU WANT HOW-MANY?

Practice Sheet 49.C
11. YOU WANT RICH SOMEDAY YOU?
12. YOU HAVE BUDGET-[noun] YOU?
13. YOU BUDGET-[verb] CAREFUL YOU?
14. YOUR SKILL manage-[CONTROL] MONEY YOU?
15. YOU TEND FRUGAL, spend-[lots/2h-from-both-pockets], WHICH?

Practice Sheet 49.D
16. YOU EARN HOUR HOW-MUCH?
17. CREDIT-CARD card-[SQUARE] YOU HAVE HOW-MANY?
18. YOUR CREDIT CARD YOU DEBT-[owe] HOW-MUCH?
19. YOUR CREDIT CARD INTEREST R-A-T-E PERCENT WHAT?
20. YOUR CREDIT CARD YOU PAY-OFF EACH MONTH?

Practice Sheet 49.E
21. YOUR CAR, YOU PAY-MONTHLY YOU?
23. YOUR DEBT INCREASE DECREASE WHICH?
24. FOR BUY HOUSE YOU NEED DEPOSIT HOW-MUCH?
25. GRADUATE FINISH, SCHOOL LOAN PAY B-A-C-K, CAN PAUSE HOW?

Practice Sheet 49.F
26. YOU INVEST S-T-O-C-K YOU?
27. D-I-V-I-D-E-N-D, what-MEAN? Answer: STOCK PAY-to-me-repeatedly
28. YOU DONATE MONEY ORGANIZATION ANY YOU?
29. SUPPOSE SEE BEGGAR YOU DONATE-[drop-in] YOU?
30. YOU THINK SOMEDAY YOU INHERIT A-LOT MONEY YOU?

Practice Sheet 50.A
01. GO SHOPPING, YOU LIKE?
02. YOU TEND-to COMPARE PRICE?
03. YOUR BANK, YOU WITHDRAW MONEY HOW?
05. CAN YOU CHANGE DOLLAR FOR FOUR QUARTER?

Practice Sheet 50.B
06. YOU GROW-UP YOUR PARENTS MONEY GIVE-to-you-repeatedly-[allowance] QM-wig?
07. YOUR PARENTS POOR, COMFORTABLE, RICH?
08. COLLEGE LOAN YOU DEBT-go-into-[1/B_hands] YOU?
09. YOU DEPEND PARENTS FOR PAY COLLEGE?
10. FINANCIAL AID YOU WINDFALL-[2hV] YOU?

Practice Sheet 50.C
12. CAR, YOU WANT BUY NEW, used-[SECOND-HAND]?
13. BUY CAR, YOU STORE-up PAY-[C-hand/large-sum] YOU?
14. YOU THINK BUY CAR COMPLEX, EASY, WHICH?
15. STORE HAVE MANY-DIFFERENT+ CAR WHERE?

Practice Sheet 50.D
16. MAGAZINE, YOU SUBSCRIBE ANY YOU?
17. ASL TEACHER, YOU PLAN BRIBE FOR A-grade YOU?
18. ASL CLUB FUND-RAISER SHOULD what-DO?
19. ASL CLASS PARTY you-MIND TREAT-[pay-for-ALL]
20. YOU BECOME OLD, RISING-cost-of-living, YOU PLAN manage-[CONTROL] HOW?

Practice Sheet 50.E
I/me WILLING PAY MAXIMUM \$1,000
I CAN'T SHOPPING. MY BANK NEGATIVE WILL!
ROOMMATE WE-2 SHARE COST
I/me SEARCH APT LESS-THAN \$800 MONTH
lease-[SIGNATURE/contract] CAN'T LONGER-THAN 6-MONTHS

Practice Sheet 51.A
01. HOW YOU SINCE-[up-to-now/have-been]? (How have you been?!)
02. WE-two DISCUSS STICKY SUBJECT, OK? (I want to discuss a sticky topic okay?)
03. IF YOU not-WANT DISCUSS INFORM-me. (If you don't walk to talk about it let me know.)
04. IF EMBARRASSED, NOT NEED ANSWER. (If you are embarrassed you don't need to reply.)
05. YOU MARRY? (Are you married?)

Practice Sheet 51.B
06. YOU SEARCH-[look-for] SOMEONE FOR MARRY?
07. YOU DATE ANYONE?
08. YOU DATE YOU TEND HOP-AROUND [or] WITH-[monogamous] SOMEONE WHICH?
09. YOU HAVE SWEETHEART YOU?
10. YOU-TWO SERIOUS RELATIONSHIP?

Practice Sheet 51.C
11. YOUR BOY/GIRL-FRIEND YOU-TWO, MOST PATIENT WHO? YOU, HIM/HER?
13. YOU DECIDE BREAK-up what-FOR?
14. YOU WANT WEDDING WHERE?
15. HONEYMOON YOU WANT GO WHERE?

Practice Sheet 51.D
16. FOR DATE YOU LIKE what-DO?
17. SUPPOSE BOY/GIRL REQUEST YOU DATE, YOU MULL-OVER-long BEFORE ANSWER?
18. BEFORE MARRY, YOU THINK LONG ENGAGEMENT IMPORTANT Question-wiggle?
19. SUPPOSE HUSBAND/WIFE REQUEST YOU put-ASIDE YOUR CAREER, YOU WILLING?
20. SUPPOSE YOU FIND-OUT FIANCÉ/FIANCÉE DRUG PROBLEM, YOU PROCEED MARRY?

Practice Sheet 52.A
01. YOUR APT CHEAP, AVERAGE, EXPENSIVE?
04. YOUR RENT INCLUDE HEAT, ELECTRIC?

Practice Sheet 52.B
07. YOU PREFER LIVE CITY [or] COUNTRY-[rural] AREA?
08. SOMEONE BREAK-INTO YOUR APT YOU BEFORE?
09. YOU THINK HAVE G-U-N WILL CAUSE TROUBLE?
10. YOU SUPPORT G-U-N CONTROL LAW?

Practice Sheet 52.C
11. RECENT TEST YOU BAD! what-REASON?
12. YOUR FIRST ASL TEACHER WHO?
13. YOUR ASL BOOK COVER what-COLOR?
14. OTHER CLASS YOU TAKE WHAT?
15. YOU THINK-ABOUT DROP THIS CLASS?

Practice Sheet 52.D
16. YOUR FAMILY, WHO ELSE SIGN?
17. YOU GRADUATE LATER-on-[time-passes] YOU what-DO?
19. INTERPRETER PREPARE PROGRAM good-REPUTATION WHERE?
20. RESTAURANT NEAR HERE HAVE GOOD SERVICE, what-NAME?

Practice Sheet 53.A
01. YOU GO DOCTOR WHY?
03. YOU TAKE-PILL WHY?
04. YOU GO DENTIST WHY?
05. MEDICINE, YOU ALLERGIC ANY?

Practice Sheet 53.B
08. SUPPOSE TIRED YOU what-DO?
09. YOU PASS-OUT BEFORE?
10. YOU SOMETIME MIGRAINE YOU?

Practice Sheet 53.C
11. BEE STING YOU ALLERGIC?
12. SUPPOSE STING, what-HAPPEN?
13. STING, TAKE-CARE-OF HOW?
14. WEIGHT-DECREASE, CAN HOW?
15. YOU EXERCISE, what-DO?

Practice Sheet 53.D
16. SUPPOSE CUT, TAKE-CARE HOW?
17. SUPPOSE BREAK BONE SHOULD what-DO?
18. YOU SURGERY BEFORE?
19. SORE-THROAT, TAKE-CARE HOW?
20. YOU GET-UP what-TIME?

Practice Sheet 54.A
01. DOG BITE ME. HOSPITAL NEAR?
02. EAR RINGING WHY?
03. OLD PEOPLE USE CANE, WHY?
04. I CAN BECOME FLEXIBLE HOW?

Practice Sheet 54.B
06. I STAND-UP HIT DIZZY, WHY?
07. SUPPOSE INFECTION INSIDE-body INCREASE, I SHOULD what-DO?
08. I/ME ARTHRITIS, SHOULD what-DO?
09. MY FEET PAIN I/ME NEED what-DO?
10. HAPPEN MEDICINE I/ME take-PILL SICK! WHY?

Practice Sheet 54.C
11. DURING SEMESTER I get-SICK OFTEN, WHY?
13. BRUISE-on-arm! what-HAPPEN?
14. CANCER, HOW remove-[SUBTRACT]?
15. YOUR FAMILY ANYONE HAVE DIABETES?

Practice Sheet 54.D
16. SUPPOSE I BLOOD-PRESSURE HIGH, I SHOULD what-DO?
17. YOUR FAMILY PASS-DOWN ANY DISEASE QM-Wig?
18. YOU FOOD-ALLERGY ANY?
19. DOG BITE ME YOU-MIND HELP!
20. YOU STILL SELL D-R-U-G?

Practice Sheet 55.A: I WANT BUY CAR.
01. YOU PREFER STICK-shift OR AUTOMATIC?
02. YOU WANT NEW OR SECOND-HAND-[used]?
04. MAX YOU WANT PAY HOW-MUCH?
05. YOU PREFER GAS [OR] ELECTRIC?

Practice Sheet 55.B: I/ME TICKET-[verb_form] I/ME! ("I got a ticket!")
06. YOU SPEEDING? HOW FAST?
07. SPEED LIMIT WHAT?
08. YOU CL-33:pulled-over OR CAMERA camera-FLASH?
09. YOU GO-to COURT?

Practice Sheet 55.C: YOUR CAR, what-WRONG?
11. DRIVE STALL-repeatedly!
12. TIRES BALD-[flat-surface-version]
13. TRANSMISSION PROBLEM
14. GAS CONSUME!-[guzzle]
15. ENGINE BREAKDOWN!

16. TIRES NEW!
17. ENGINE POWERFUL
18. FAST!
19. UP-TO-NOW CRASH-car NONE
20. AC BLOWS-from-vents COLD!

Practice Sheet 56.A: [Is it available?]
01. THIS SEAT EMPTY? (Is this seat available?)
02. BATHROOM EMPTY? (Is the bathroom available?)
03. ROOM EMPTY? (Do you have a room available?)
04. THURSDAY, CAN I BORROW #CAR? (Is the car available Thursday?)
05. WE-two MEET WHEN? (When are you available to meet with me?)

Practice Sheet 56.B [She is available.]
06. SHE NOT DATE ANYONE. (She is available to date.)
07. SHE SINGLE. (She is available to pursue.)
08. SHE CAN JOIN. (She is available to participate.)
09. SHE HERE. (She is currently available on the premises.)
10. SHE VACATION. (She is off work and thus available.)

Practice Sheet 56.C
11. FAMOUS DEAF PERSON, NAME SOMEONE.
12. YOU WISH YOU LOOK-LIKE WHO?
13. YOU PRESENTATION large-AUDIENCE PAST?
14. HOTEL PROVIDE FREE BREAKFAST WHY?
15. YOU IPP APPLICATION REJECT QM-Wig? (Did the interpreter preparation program reject your application?)

Practice Sheet 56.D
16. THIS CLASS REQUIRE RESEARCH PAPER? (Is a research paper required for this class?)
17. MY ASL BOOK, QUOTE RS what-MEAN? (What do the letters RS mean in my ASL book? Answer: "role shift")
18. YOUR HS REQUIRE CLOTHES STANDARD-[all-the-SAME]? (Did/does your high school require uniforms?)
19. YOUR PARENTS SUPPORT YOU DURING COLLEGE?
20. STUDY ASL, YOUR METHOD WHAT? (What method do you use to study ASL?)

Practice Sheet 57.A
01. YOU LIKE GO WATCH ACT-[play] YOU?
02. YOU LIKE PLAY GAMES YOU?
03. YOU LIKE play-CARDS YOU?
04. YOU INVOLVE COMPETITION-[sports] YOU?
05. YOU ENJOY GO-to PARTY YOU?

Practice Sheet 57.B
06. WE-2 PLAY GAME play-CARDS.
07. I EXPLAIN RULES.
08. GAME ESTABLISH, I EXPLAIN.
09. SIT-[2-ppl-opposite] DEAL-cards-[two-players]
10. DEPLETE-"run out of"

Practice Sheet 57.C
11. SIMULTANEOUS FLIP-OVER-[2-flat-objects]
12. HIGH CARD WIN
13. SCOOP-up-[from-table]
14. rising-STACK-of-cards #ALL
15. YOU WIN GAME!

Practice Sheet 58.A
01. BOTHER FINISH! (You are bothering me. Knock it off!)
02. TALK DURING CLASS WAVE-NO.
03. OH-WOW! YOU TAKE-up _______ ASL CLASS? HARD!
04. CLASS FINISH YOU TAKE-OFF-[go] HOME YOU?
05. DEAF GOODBYES TEND EXTENDED [or] BRIEF WHICH?

Practice Sheet 58.B
06. ALL-OVER STUDENTS TAKE-up ASL, 90% GIRL, 10% BOY. WHY?
07. ASL STUDENT, one-OUT-OF-eight F-grade. WHY?
08. YOU PATRON-of RESTAURANT what-NAME?
09. PERSON YOU THINK RUDE WHO?
10. YOU RESPECT WHO? WHY?

Practice Sheet 58.C
11. THIS CLASS, TALK-[via-voice] PERMITTED?
12. FIRST TIME YOU WATCH-see SIGNING-ASL YOU MOUTH-drop YOU?
13. UP-TO-NOW ANY CLASS YOU MUST TAKE-up TWICE FOR PASS YOU? (Have you ever had to take a class twice to pass it?)
14. DEAF BABY LEARN SIGN-ASL 3-MONTH BEFORE HEARING BABY LEARN TALK, WHY?
15. OLDEST PERSON YOU KNOW, WHO?

Practice Sheet 58.D
16. YOUR ASL TEACHER ENCOURAGE YOU ASSOCIATE-socialize DEAF
19. TOPIC YOU THINK FASCINATING, WHAT?
20. CLASS TITLE ASL STRUCTURE AND USE YOU FINISH TAKE-up YOU? (Have you taken an/the ASL Structure and Usage class?)

Practice Sheet 59.A
01. YOU DATE ANYONE SERIOUS?
02. I DATE SOMEONE. (I'm dating someone.)
03. WE-2 ENGAGED. (We are engaged.)
04. MY FIANCEE NAME _____ (My fiancé's/fiancée's name is ______.)
05. WE-2 TOGETHER-relationship ALTOGETHER 6-YEAR (We have been together for 6 years.)

Practice Sheet 59.B
06. YEAR-PAST HE/SHE ASK-to-me MARRY! (Last year he proposed to me!)
07. I MULL-OVER DECIDE, YES, TIME! GO-AHEAD #DO-IT! (I thought about it and decided it was time to go ahead do it!)
08. I REALIZED HE/SHE RIGHT MATCH-to-me!
09. BEFORE-prior-to HIM/HER I MET-many-individuals DATE, DATE, IMPRESSED-not!
10. HAPPEN I MET-him/her PAH!

Practice Sheet 59.C
11. WE-INTERFACE/give-and-take/interlocutions COMMUNICATE GOOD/well!
12. HE/SHE NOT THINK I INFERIOR. We-two-EQUAL!
13. HE/SHE WROTE 8 PAGE LOVE LETTER SEND-to-me!
14. OUR WEDDING next-MONTH! (Our wedding is next month!)
15. I FUTURE SEND YOU INVITE CARD. (I'll send you an invitation!)

Practice Sheet 59.D
16. WE-2 HONEYMOON HAWAII!
17. #BACK, WE-TWO LIVE HIS/HER PARENTS BASEMENT, TEMPORARY.
18. #BUT FAR! COMMUTE-long! HOUSE CROWDED!
19. WE-2 PLAN MOVE APT DOWNTOWN
20. APT CHEAP BUT SAFE AREA-around PLUS MY WORK NOT-FAR.

Practice Sheet 60.A
01. HEY INFORM-you SORENSON RECENT ANNOUNCE SPONSOR NEW COMPETE. (Hey, just letting you know that Sorenson Communications recently announced that they are sponsoring a new contest.)
02. COMPETE GOAL FOR-FOR? SAVE-retain PRECIOUS-[2-hands-"treasured"] HISTORY CULTURE THAT ASL STORY T-E-L-L-I-N-G! (The aim of the contest is to preserve the rich cultural heritage inherent in ASL storytelling.)
03. SORENSON INVITE DEAF PEOPLE OLD-18 MORE-THAN INVOLVE. (Sorenson invites Deaf people age 18 and up to participate.)
04. INVOLVE HOW? SEND ASL VIDEO YOUR FAVORITE J-O-K-E STORY RELATED-to YOURSELF DEAF PERSON. (How can you participate? Send a video of your favorite joke or story regarding some aspect of your experience as a Deaf person.)
05. CHOOSE-[pick/select-one-hand-version] WELL KNOW STORY YOU CAN ADD-to YOURSELF PERSPECTIVE [or] INTERPRETATION-of. (Pick a well known story. You can add your own perspective or interpretation.)

Practice Sheet 60.B
06. for-example-[SHOW-SHOW] YOU CAN SUBMIT DEAF TREE STORY. (For example you can submit the Deaf Tree story.)
07. or-[WELL/so] YOU CAN PICK POPULAR POEM (Or you can share a popular poem.)
08. WE MUST PASS-DOWN-thru-time DEAF THEIR STORY FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS. (We need to pass down our folklore to future generations of Deaf.)
09. RULE WHAT? YOU MUST YOURSELF DEAF [or] hard-of-hearing-[HH]. (What are the rules? You must be Deaf or hard-of-hearing.)
10. submit-[OFFER] LIMIT MAXIMUM FIVE-MINUTE. (Your submission is limited to a maximum of five minutes.)

Practice Sheet 60.C
11. TOP THREE VIDEO WIN P-R-I-Z-E. (The top three videos will win a prize.)
13. SUPPOSE WANT KNOW MORE INFORMATION, CHECK THEIR website-[WWW]. (If you want to know more, check their website.)
14. GOOD-#LUCK! ("Good luck!" -- Use a one handed good then spell LK with a forward movement.)
15. DEAF AWARENESS MONTH WHEN? (When is Deaf Awareness Month?) (Answer: September)

Practice Sheet 60.D
16. YOU KNOW ANY NEW TECHNOLOGY ASL SIGNS-[signing] YOU? (Do you know any signs for new technology?)
17. YOUR FAVORITE DEAF JOKE O-R STORY WHAT? (What is your favorite Deaf joke or story?)
18. YOU KNOW DEAF K-O-N-G TEASE YOU? (Do you know the Deaf King Kong joke?)
19. YOU LIKE INVENT STORY YOU? (Do you like to make up stories?)

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