Animations from Paper Entitled: Modeling and Synthesizing Spatially Inflected Verbs for American Sign Language Animations

ASSETS Conference, 2010

Matt Huenerfauth and Pengfei Lu

The City University of New York


Verbs Studied in This Paper

We studied five ASL verbs in this paper:



Movies in AVI video format

The links below will display animations in AVI video format. For all of the examples of inflected verbs below, the subject is located on the signer's far right side and the object is on the signer's left side.


Animations of Uninflected Versions of Five ASL Verbs

ask1h-uninflected, give2h-uninflected, meet-uninflected, scold-uninflected, tell-uninflected.

Animations of Inflected Versions Produced by a Human Animator

ask1h-human, give2h-human, meet-human, scold-human, tell-human.

Animations of Inflected Versions Produced by Our Model

ask1h-model, give2h-model, meet-model, scold-model, tell-model.


Movies in Apple Quicktime m4v MPEG-4 Video format

The links below will display animations in Apple Quicktime m4v MPEG-4 Video format. For all of the examples of inflected verbs below, the subject is located on the signer's far right side and the object is on the signer's left side.


Animations of Uninflected Versions of Five ASL Verbs

ask1h-uninflected, give2h-uninflected, meet-uninflected, scold-uninflected, tell-uninflected.

Animations of Inflected Versions Produced by a Human Animator

ask1h-human, give2h-human, meet-human, scold-human, tell-human.

Animations of Inflected Versions Produced by Our Model

ask1h-model, give2h-model, meet-model, scold-model, tell-model.