Sign of the Day for Saturday, November 17, 2018

The Sign of the Day allows you to sample some of the member features. You can sample the features below.

The Saturday before Thanksgiving is National Adoption Day and November is National Adoption Month.

ADOPTION

As in "to adopt children"

ADOPTION
English Equivalent: ADOPTION (as in "to adopt children")
English Sentence: The adoption process takes a lot of time.
ASL Gloss: ADOPTION PROCESS TAKES A LOT TIME.
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Sign Description: Both hands in bent 5 handshapes, palms downwards, pull up and into the S handshape.
Memory Aid: Think of picking something up into your fists.
Sign Type: ASL
Sign Variations:
This sign can also be used to say:

ADOPT (as in "to adopt children"), HOST (as in "to host other people as guests"), TAKE (as in "take a class"), TAKE UP
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