How to sign grandmother in American Sign Language

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Sign Instructions:

Begin with your thumb against your chin with your other fingers pointing up. Move your hand away from your chin with a slight pause in the middle of the movement.


Example Video

Sequential Image Breakdown

Sequential Breakdown of grandmother

Beginning and End Frames

Beginning of Sign

First Frame of grandmother

End of Sign

Final Frame of grandmother

Dominant Handshapes for this sign

Dominant Handshape for grandmother
Extend all fingers to show the number five, spreading them out.

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