How to sign culture in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Place your dominant hand above your non-dominant hand with the tip of the thumb of your dominant hand touching the tip of the index finger of your non-dominant hand. Rotate your dominant hand around the front of your non-dominant hand.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of culture

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of culture

End of Sign

Final Frame of culture

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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