How to sign send email in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands next to each other in front of you, but with your dominant hand rotated slightly back toward yourself. Then, rotate the wrist of your dominant hand forward with the fingers of your dominant hand passing through the gap in-between your thumb and the rest of your fingers on your non-dominant hand.

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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for send email
Extend your thumb outwards at a 90-degree angle, bend the other fingers at the knuckles, keeping them at a 90-degree angle to the palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for send email
Curve all of your fingers to form the shape of the letter 'C'.

Sign #2 (2 of 2)

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands next to each other in front of you, but with your dominant hand rotated slightly back toward yourself. Then, rotate the wrist of your dominant hand forward with the index finger of your dominant hand passing through the gap in-between your thumb and the rest of your fingers on your non-dominant hand.

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Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of send email

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of send email

End of Sign

Final Frame of send email

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for send email
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 send email
Curve all of your fingers to form the shape of the letter 'C'.

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