How to sign toast in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with your dominant hand underneath your non-dominant hand with both palms oriented toward each other. Tap your index and middle fingers of your dominant hand against the palm side of your non-dominant hand, then move your dominant hand to the side and bring it up on top of your non-dominant hand and tap the index and middle fingers of your dominant hand on top of the back of your non-dominant hand.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of toast

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of toast

End of Sign

Final Frame of toast

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for toast
Extend your index and middle fingers with a slight curl, folding the other fingers into your palm.

Non-Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Non-Dominant Handshape for toast
Extend your fingers and press them together, with your thumb sticking out to the side.

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