How to sign show in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


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Sign Instructions:

Place both hands in front of you, with the palm of your non-dominant hand away from yourself and the palm of your dominant hand towards yourself. The tip of the index finger of your dominant hand should be touching the center of the palm of your non-dominant hand. Then, move both hands forward together.


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Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Extend your index finger straight up, resembling the number one. Fold the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

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