How to sign fascinated with in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your hand in front of your face and your hand oriented to the side. Move your hand away from your face while wiggling your fingers, then changing your handshape to a "S" handshape.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for fascinated with
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.
Dominant Handshape for fascinated with
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your dominant hand in front of your face and oriented to the side. Move your hand away from your face while wiggling your fingers, then changing your handshape to a "S" handshape. Move your dominant hand until it makes contact with the palm of your non-dominant hand.

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Example Video

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Beginning and End Frames

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First Frame of fascinated with

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Final Frame of fascinated with

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for fascinated with
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.
Dominant Handshape for fascinated with
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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