How to sign check in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)



Sign Instructions:

Begin with your index finger touching your nose. Then, bring it down and touch the palm of your non-dominant hand and then move it away.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of check

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of check

End of Sign

Final Frame of check

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for check
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

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