Commands

This test increases the amount of information in a sentence for the subject/patient. It serves as a measure of comprehension at increasing levels of difficulty. Below the video the English gloss of the instructions and each item of this test are shown.

Adaptation: Instructions and commands translated into ASL

For more information on the notation conventions used below, click here.

'I will ask you to actually do what I'm telling you to do. If you do not understand, you can ask me to repeat.'
• 'Stick your tounge out'
• 'Point to the door, then point to the floor.'
• 'Place the pencil on top of the card, then put it back.'
• 'Place the watch beside the pencil, then flip the card over.'
• 'Tap your shoulder twice with two fingers, keeping your eyes shut.'

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