How to sign or in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with your dominant hand on top of the thumb of your non-dominant hand and then move your dominant hand on top of the index finger of your non-dominant hand.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Keep your index, middle, ring, and pinky fingers together and straight, bend them all at the knuckle at a 90-degree angle, and reach your thumb to the tip of your index finger.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Extend your thumb and index finger to form an 'L' shape, with the other fingers curled in.

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