How to sign file in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Move the pinkie side of your dominant hand against the area in-between your thumb and index finger of your non-dominant hand a couple of times.


Example Video

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Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

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End of Sign

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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