How to sign point in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Game points

Sign Instructions:

Place your hands in front of you with the index finger of your non-dominant hand pointing up and the index finger of your dominant hand horizontal and with your dominant hand's palm orientation facing down. The fingertips of your index fingers should begin near each other. Then, you should move the index finger of your dominant hand down and touch the other index finger a couple of times.

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of point

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of point

End of Sign

Final Frame of point

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for point
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for point
Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

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