Sign of the Day for Tuesday, September 17, 2019

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September 17th is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day in the United States. Today commemorates the formation and signing of the Constitution of the United States on September 17, 1787. This week is also Constitution Week.


What is being signed (English Meaning)


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Sign Description

The dominant hand in the C handshape begins at the top of the open palm of the non dominant hand and moves down to the bottom of the palm.

Memory Aid

Think of the sign for LAW made with the C handshape.

This Sign is Used to Say (Sign Synonyms)

Example of Usage
English Sentence

Who wrote the Constitution?

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