How to sign convert in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Change/transform

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands in front of you and next to each other with your thumbs touching. Then, rotate your dominant hand down and forward and your non-dominant hand back and upward, while keeping your thumbs touching.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for convert
Curve all of your fingers to form the shape of the letter 'C'.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for convert
Curve all of your fingers to form the shape of the letter 'C'.

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