How to sign help me in American Sign Language

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Assisting request

Sign Instructions:

Begin with the pinkie side of your dominant hand on top of the palm of your non-dominant hand. Then move both hands toward yourself.


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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for help me
Make a fist with all fingers folded into the palm, and extend the thumb straight out to the side.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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