How to sign sentence in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)

Definition:

Grammatical unit

Sign Instructions:

Begin with both hands next to each other with your palms oriented toward each other and the fingertips of your thumb and index fingers of each hand touching each other.

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Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of sentence

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of sentence

End of Sign

Final Frame of sentence

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for sentence
Touch the tips of your thumb and index finger together, while extending the other fingers.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for sentence
Touch the tips of your thumb and index finger together, while extending the other fingers.

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