How to sign true in American Sign Language

Sign #1 (1 of 1)


Genuine certainty

Sign Instructions:

Begin with your index finger touching your mouth and pointing up. Then, bring it forward and down until your index finger is facing forwards.


Example Video

Tutorial Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of true

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of true

End of Sign

Final Frame of true

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

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

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