How to sign old in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with the index finger side of your hand against your chin and then move your hand down, slightly moving your hand from side to side as your hand moves down.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of old

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of old

End of Sign

Final Frame of old

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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