How to sign look like in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your index finger touching your face and then bring your hand down into a "Y" handshape, and move in side to side a couple of times. This sign uses a shorthand way of signing the word "look" and then a normal way of signing the word "same".


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End of Sign

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for look like
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.
Dominant Handshape for look like
Extend the thumb and pinky finger straight out, folding the other fingers into the palm.

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