How to sign breakfast in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Place your hand in front of you with the top of your index finger close to your chin. Your hand should be vertical and your palm oriented to the side. Tap your chin with the top of your index finger 2 times.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for breakfast
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb folded across the palm

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Sign "eat" and "morning".

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for breakfast
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.
Dominant Handshape for breakfast
Keep your index, middle, ring, and pink fingers together and straight, bend them all at the knuckle at a 90-degree angle, and reach your thumb to the bottom of the fingertips of your index and middle fingers.

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