How to sign pension in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

With your hand in front of you and your palm oriented toward yourself, slightly move your hand down a couple of times, while curling in your index finger each time.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of pension

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of pension

End of Sign

Final Frame of pension

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for pension
Extend your thumb and index finger to form an 'L' shape, with the other fingers curled in.
Dominant Handshape for pension
Bring your thumb towards the tips of your fingers as if pinching, with the other fingers curled into your palm.

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