How to sign drink alcohol in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in front of your mouth with your thumb closest to you. Then rotate your wrist slightly back and forth.


Example Video

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Sequential Breakdown of drink alcohol

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End of Sign

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for drink alcohol
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

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