How to sign available in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you with your dominant hand slightly above your non-dominant hand. Both palms should be oriented downward. Bring your hand down and slide the middle finger of your dominant hand forward across the back of your non-dominant hand 2 times.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Extend all fingers and spread them out, with the middle finger slightly extended forward.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

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