How to sign ahead in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you with your dominant hand behind your non-dominant hand. Then, bring your dominant hand around and then in front of your non-dominant hand. This sign mimics one thing/person moving in front of another.

Videos

Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of ahead

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of ahead

End of Sign

Final Frame of ahead

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for ahead
Make a fist with all fingers curled in and the thumb pressed against the index finger.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for ahead
Make a fist with all fingers curled in and the thumb pressed against the index finger.

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