How to sign fix in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 3)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you with your palms oriented toward each other. Move your hands toward and away from yourself a couple of times, letting your fingertips of each hand touch each other as your hands pass.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for fix
Keep your index, middle, ring, and pink fingers together and straight, bend them all at the knuckle at a 90-degree angle, and reach your thumb to the bottom of the fingertips of your index and middle fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for fix
Keep your index, middle, ring, and pink fingers together and straight, bend them all at the knuckle at a 90-degree angle, and reach your thumb to the bottom of the fingertips of your index and middle fingers.

Sign #2 (2 of 3)

Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you with your palms oriented toward each other. Move your hands toward and away from yourself a couple of times, letting your fingertips of each hand touch each other as your hands pass.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for fix
Touch your thumb to the index finger, creating a circle, with the other fingers extended straight up.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for fix
Touch your thumb to the index finger, creating a circle, with the other fingers extended straight up.

Sign #3 (3 of 3)

Sign Instructions:

Sign the letters "F" and "X".

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for fix
Touch your thumb to the index finger, creating a circle, with the other fingers extended straight up.
Dominant Handshape for fix
Extend your index finger and then curl it in. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

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