# How do you sign electricity in ASL?

To sign electricity, form both hands into horizontal letter X signs, where your index fingers look like hooks, then bump them together a couple of times. Electricity is signed exactly like battery.

## How do you sign science in ASL?

To sign Science, form both hands into the ASL letter A sign. Then hold them up in front of you, palm sides facing out, and take turns dipping them in toward the center as they rotate inward alternatingly. Imagine this as pouring liquids from the beaker spouts in Science lab class.

## How do you say psychology in ASL?

American Sign Language: “psychology” Memory aid: Imagine you are holding someone’s brain in your non-dominant hand. Make sure your palm is facing outward. Then take your rather large, imposing knife and “hack into” that persons brain.

## How do you sign math in ASL?

To sign Math, form flat ASL letter M sign with both hands. Then pivot them such that the fingertips of both hands face each other. Swing both ‘M’ hands towards each other and have both ‘M’s meet in the middle.

## How do you say doctor in ASL?

To sign doctor, take your strong hand, curve it, and touch it to the inner wrist of your non-dominant hand, like you are taking a pulse. An alternative ASL sign for doctor is to form a letter ‘D’ with your dominant hand, then touch it to the inner wrist of your non-dominant hand.

## How do you say battery in ASL?

Battery in ASL is signed by taking both hands and extending your bent index finger from the fist. Bump the extended index fingers from each hand against each other. It is like you are making each hand into a battery, and touching them against each other closes the circuit and charges up whatever your device or toy is.

## What is lonely in/sign language?

The sign for “lonely” uses an index finger. If you are right handed, your palm is facing to your left. The index finger is brought near to the lips and then slides down, forward, up, back, and down. Do two complete (but small) circles.

## How do you sign gas in ASL?

Gas is signed by mimicking a fuel pump nozzle with your dominant hand and the hole of your car’s gas tank with your non-dominant hand.

## What is afternoon in ASL?

American Sign Language: “afternoon” To do the sign for “afternoon” just hold your dominant flat hand at a “2 o’clock” position pointing ahead and somewhat up.

## What is English in ASL?

To sign English, hold your non-dominant hand in a fist and keep it in place. Then curve your dominant hand and tap it onto your fist a couple of times.

## How do you say test in ASL?

To sign test, form both hands into hooks or the ASL letter X sign (which is also the second half of the sign for ask or ‘question’). Then bring down both ‘X’ hands as you spread them flat side by side, to signify paper. It is like saying a test or an exam is equivalent to questions on a paper.

## How do you sign art in ASL?

Art is signed by taking your non-dominant hand flat in front of you, with the palm facing your body as if it were a canvas. Take your pinkie finger from your dominant hand outstretched, and scribble with it on your non-dominant hand as if you were drawing.

## What is the ASL sign for teacher?

The sign TEACHER starts with both hands held up near the head in somewhat “flattened O” handshapes. Then both hands move forward about six inches. Then they change into “flat hands” (like “B” handshapes with the thumb alongside–not draped over the palm) and move downward to show a version of the PERSON sign.

## What is Sign Language for sorry?

To sign sorry, make your hand into a fist and rub it in a circular motion across your chest. It is like you are rubbing around your heart because you are truly sorry.

## What’s the Sign Language for yes?

The yes sign looks a head nodding yes. You take your hand and make it into a fist, holding it at about shoulder height, then make your fist bob back and forth.

## How do you say pain in ASL?

American Sign Language: “pain” The sign for “hurt” is made by extending the index fingers of both hands. Bring the fingers toward each other twice using a jabbing movement. A variation of this sign is to do a twisting movement as you bring the tips of the index fingers toward each other.

## How do you say lawyer in ASL?

The sign for “attorney” is a combination of an abbreviated version of the sign for LAW plus the PERSON-agent sign (which equals “lawyer”). What you do is you smack (lightly) an “L” hand up against the non-dominant palm and the you use two “flat” hands to show a “person.”

## What is restaurant in ASL?

American Sign Language: “restaurant” To sign “restaurant” touch an “R” handshape to the corner of your chin, then touch it to the other corner of your chin.

## What is ASL in law?

American Sign Language: “in-law” The sign for “in-law” is generally done by just adding “LAW” after signing the person. For example: “BROTHER-in-LAW” is a combination of BROTHER and LAW. That means it is a “compound” sign.

## How do you say change in ASL?

Change is signed by making both your index fingers into a hook while the rest of your hands are made into fists. Touch your hands at the wrists, then reverse your hands (changing their position).

## What does ASL mean in legal terms?

ASL stands for Age/Sex/Location.

## What is shy in Sign Language?

To sign shy, your dominant hand slides – with fingers bent together and palm facing outward – from the ear to the mouth, as if shyly trying to cover your face.