Sign of the Day for Saturday, August 30, 2014

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CHERRY

As in "the fruit"

CHERRY
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English Equivalent: CHERRY (as in "the fruit")
English Sentence: Our cherry tree was hit by lightening.
ASL Gloss: MY HOME CHERRY TREE LIGHTING.
Sign Description: One O hand makes a twisting motion on the tip of the opposite index finger.
Memory Aid: It's like you are twisting a cherry off of it's stem. The rounded hand represents the cherry. The index finger represents the stem. Signing CHERRY uses your index finger because a cherry has a long stem.
Sign Type: ASL
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