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Coming Soon! ASL Word Immersion App Opens a New World of Communication On-The-Go


The new app from Selectsoft, ASL Word Immersion, combines video lessons, text and a quiz to quickly teach useful sign language skills.

San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2012

California-based family-friendly app developer Selectsoft is excited to announce ASL Word Immersion, their newest language learning app for iOS and Android. Joining Selectsoft's top-selling iOS Education title Learn American Sign Language, ASL Word Immersion is an easy-to-use video phrasebook filled with over 450 useful words and phrases. It's a great way for learners to quickly pick up American Sign Language essentials on their iPhone, iPad or Android phone or tablet.

A universal app for tablets and phones, ASL Word Immersion features a simple interface that makes it easy and quick to browse through entries. Along with a fast search function, users can choose from 18 basic categories: Finger Spelling, Numbers, Colors, Essentials, Calendar, City, Classroom, Doctor, Home, Restaurant, Supermarket, Animals, Body, Clothes, Money, Time, Vehicles and People. Quickly swipe to load each video, then tap to play or pause. Plus, while other phrasebook and dictionary apps might require additional downloads to access all their content, ASL Word Immersion contains everything within the app, making it perfect for use on-the-go.

In addition to the phrasebook and dictionary features, ASL Word Immersion also contains both a quiz and a flash card mode to reinforce learning. Users can review vocabulary and work on memorization and comprehension skills with text and video, and even switch between showing the word first and showing the sign first to better target where they need the most practice.

About ASL Word Immersion
Over 450 common ASL words and phrases at your fingertips! ASL Word Immersion is a fast and fun way to learn signing, covering finger spelling, essentials, people, places and much more. Quickly find and play each video entry, with no need to download additional content. Then use the flash card and quiz settings to see how much you've learned! This video phrasebook is great for learners of all levels, with simple controls and easy navigation.

  • Fast, easy-to-use interface makes it simple to find and play specific words and phrases
  • Quickly swipe through videos and tap to play
  • Practice in flash card mode or test your vocabulary with text or video quizzes
  • Play ASL Word Immersion wherever and whenever you are—it's the perfect way to learn on the go!

ASL Word Immersion covers:
Finger Spelling • Numbers • Colors • Essentials • Calendar • City • Classroom • Doctor • Home • Restaurant • Supermarket • Animals • Body • Clothes • Money • Time • Vehicles • People

Learn essential skills needed to communicate with deaf friends, family, customers and co-workers!

ASL Word Immersion is part of Selectsoft's ongoing line of educational language apps which includes the popular Play & Learn series for iOS, the top-selling Mac series Speak & Learn, and the Travel Talk language apps. ASL Word Immersion combines broad content and easy functionality for a different approach to learning ASL, and is available now for iOS and Android on the App Store and Google Play.

Selectsoft is a leading developer of family-friendly games and apps, creating best-selling games for Nintendo DS™ and Wii™, iPhone®, iPad®, Android and PC. They're also one of the largest independent publishers of PC software, featuring licensed content from Broderbund, Disney, The Learning Company and many more. For almost 20 years, Selectsoft has been dedicated to providing affordable, fun entertainment for the whole family. Visit to learn more.

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