How to sign quick in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands next to each other in front of you with your palms oriented toward each other, then move your hands forward and down. At the beginning of this movement the fingertips of your thumbs should be underneath the fingertips of your index fingers, then at the end your index fingers should be curled in and your thumbs should be pointing up.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for quick
Make a fist with all fingers folded into the palm, and extend the thumb straight out to the side.
Dominant Handshape for quick
Bring your thumb towards the tips of your fingers as if pinching, with the other fingers curled into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for quick
Make a fist with all fingers folded into the palm, and extend the thumb straight out to the side.
Non-Dominant Handshape for quick
Bring your thumb towards the tips of your fingers as if pinching, with the other fingers curled into your palm.

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