How to sign internship in American Sign Language

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Trainee worker

Sign Instructions:

With your dominant hand oriented away from yourself, move the wrist of your dominant hand back and forth along the side of your non-dominant hand a couple of times.


Example Video

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of internship

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of internship

End of Sign

Final Frame of internship

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for internship
Extend your pinky finger while curling in the rest of your fingers towards the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for internship
Make a fist with all fingers curled over the thumb, which is tucked in front of the fingers.

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