How to sign China in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Country or porcelain

Sign Instructions:

Using a "1" handshape, begin with your hand touching one side of your chest, then bring your hand over and touch the other side of your chest. Complete the sign by bringing your hand down and touching your stomach.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of China

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of China

End of Sign

Final Frame of China

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for China
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

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