How to sign shot in American Sign Language

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Injection shot

Sign Instructions:

Mimic pushing holding a needle and pushing down on a syringe with your thumb against your other arm near your shoulder.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of shot

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of shot

End of Sign

Final Frame of shot

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for shot
Extend your thumb, index, and middle fingers, while folding your ring and pinky fingers into your palm.
Dominant Handshape for shot
Touch your thumb to the tips of your index and middle fingers as if pinching, with the other fingers curled into the palm.

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