Facial Action Coding System: Tall Tales in American Sign Language

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| Facial Action Coding System | | Tall Tales In American Sign Language | | Facial Action Coding System | | Tall Tales In American Sign Language | November 12, 2012 November 12, 2012 Abstract A hypothesis is about tall tales in American Sign Language (ASL). During use Facial Action Coding system (FACS) to identity the lie and exaggerations of actual events in their ASL stories. Use EUDICO Linguistic Annotator (ELAN) software tool for show FACS with tall tales during found or identity the facial expression. Also explained what see a tall tales at last result and made a discussion about identity the lies and exaggeration. Introduction Many hear a stories from any people to tell a tales as always truth and lie in merge on story, call “Tall tales,” so tall tale is do make stories look like reality and add exaggeration. Most time, people who is hearing person (In deaf culture, we are deaf people and we called them a “hearing” people) can spoke or wrote in tall tales because can identity their tone and expression. Bealer, Rachel, & Yuen, (2012) Neil Gaiman wrote a qoutes "We who make stories know that we tell lies for a living. But they are good lies that say true things, and we owe it to our readers to build them as best we can. Because somewhere out there is someone who needs that story. Someone who will grow up with a different landscape, who without that story will be a different person. And who with that story may have hope, or wisdom, or kindness or comfort. and that is why we write." It is very easy to catch to their which lies in tales. But for deaf person who tell a tall tales in American Sign Language (ASL) and possible or not possible to catch person’s lie and exaggerating. So hypothesis is use ASL with facial expression possible show more or less to notice the lies and exaggeration on tall tales. So I will use Facial Action
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