How to sign quit in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with the index and middle fingers of your dominant hand inside the curled-in fingers of your non-dominant hand. Then, you should move your dominant hand away, moving your index and middle fingers out and then pointing them up.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of quit

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of quit

End of Sign

Final Frame of quit

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for quit
Extend your index and middle fingers while keeping them together, folding the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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