How to sign lie in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


False statement

Sign Instructions:

With your fingers pointing to the inside, move your hand past your chin.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of lie

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of lie

End of Sign

Final Frame of lie

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for lie
Extend your thumb outwards at a 90-degree angle, bend the other fingers at the knuckles, keeping them at a 90-degree angle to the palm.

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