Card Set Information
Sign Markers Function words Contractions Numbers
Sign Markers, Function words, Contractions, Numbers
Regular Plural Nouns: -s
S shape RH, palm out
Irregular Plural Nouns (children, mice, sheep)
Make the base sign two or more times.
Regular Past Verbs: -ed
D shape RH, palm out
Irregular Past Verb (saw, heard, blew)
Open B shape RH, tips out. Slash to the right.
3rd person singular: -s
S shape RH, palm out
S shape RH, palm out. Twist inward quickly.
Verb Form: -ing
I shape RH, tips out. Slash to the right
Participle (fallen, gone, grown)
N shape RH, palm down.
Y shape RH, palm out.
Y shape RH, palm out, index finger extended. Move down in wavy motion.
Move both hands open B hands, tips out, down close to sides of body.
Move both hands open B hands, tips out, down in front of body.
A shape RH, palm left, thumb up, jerk upward.
A shape both hands, thumbs up. Brush knuckles of right A up knuckles of left A.
Opposite of : un-
Place thumb of A shape RH under chin and brush forward.
Flat O shape both hands, left palm in, right down, tips touching. Reverse positions.
Index and Middle Fingers
Index, Middle, and Thumb
All but Thumb
Touch thumb with little finger,
Touch thumb with ring finger,
Touch thumb with middle finger,
Touch thumb with index finger,
Shake A thumb up left to right
S shape flick index up,
S shape flick index and middle up,
A thunb extended add ones unit sign moving to right as if one sign.
L shape to closed g shape moving to right as if one sign.
L shape to 1 shape moving to right as if one sign.
Move 2 to the right.
L shape to ones unit sign moving to right as if one sign.
Sign by forming the two figures that comprise the number.
Form the number 1, then C with right hand
Form the number 1 with RH. Then place tips of right M in left palm.
Form the number 1 with RH. Then place tips of right M in left palm. Bounce tips forward.
Form the number 1 with RH. Then place tips of right M in left palm. Bounce tips forward twice.
Sign number (palm out) Then twisting to palm in.
Sign the numerator then lower hand slightly and sign the denominator.
Pronouns ending in s
Sign base pronoun. Then S shape RH and push forward slightly.
1 shape both hands. Left palmn out and finger up. Right palm down pointing left move to and touch left finger tip.
1 shape both hands, palms in, tips up. Flip down, so that palms are up and tips are out.