Sign of the Day for Sunday, April 11, 2021

Membership Preview

The Sign of the Day allows you to sample some of the member features, such as the sign description, memory aid, and example ASL Sentence.

Featured Person: Terence Parkin was born in April. He is a deaf swimmer from South Africa. He won the silver medal in the Olympics in 2000.

OLYMPICS

What is being signed (English Meaning)

OLYMPICS


Sign Type

ASL


Sign Description

The index finger and thumb interlock 3 times as the hands move from the non dominant to dominant side of the body forming links.


Memory Aid

Think of the Olympic rings.


This Sign is Used to Say (Sign Synonyms)
  • OLYMPICS

Examples of Usage
English Sentence

Terence Parkin is a deaf swimmer from South Africa. He won the silver medal in the Olympics in 2000.

ASL Gloss

T-E-R-E-N-C-E P-A-R-K-I-N HIMSELF FAMOUS DEAF SWIMMER FROM SOUTH AFRICA. 2000 OLYMPICS SILVER MEDAL HE WON.

English Sentence

Jeff Float is a deaf American swimmer who won a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics.

ASL Gloss

J-E-F-F F-L-O-A-T HIMSELF AMERICAN DEAF SWIMMER 1-9-8-4 OLYMPICS GOLD MEDAL HE WON.


Sign Variations for this Word

Add to Word List

The ability to create word lists is available full members. Login or sign up now! to use this feature.


ADVERTISEMENTS