Sign of the Day for Thursday, July 24, 2014

The Sign of the Day allows you to sample some of the member features, including the ability to:

  • change and view the larger video sizes
  • view the large video size full-screen
  • print the sign
  • view the complete sign description and memory aid

You can sample the features below or become a member to have these capabilities on all signs.

BURDEN

BURDEN
English Equivalent: BURDEN
English Sentence: Taking care of my parents is not a burden.
ASL Sentence: TAKE-CARE PARENTS BURDEN NOT.
Sign Description: The fingertips of both hands push down on the shoulder.
Memory Aid: The pressure on the shoulder represents the weight of responsibility on a person.
Sign Type: ASL
Sign Variations:
This sign can also be used to say:

BEAR (as in "tolerate"), LIABILITY, OBLIGATION
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