ASL University ►

American Sign Language:  "across," "over," "after"

The sign "across" has several variations depending on your meaning.

The generic sign for "across" uses the "OVER" sign.  To do this sign you use a "flat" hand shape on your dominant hand and slide it across the back of your (palm down) non-dominant hand.



ACROSS-FROM (on the opposite side of)


Also see:  FINISH
Also see: AFTER
Compare with: WOOD

Want to help support ASL University?  It's easy DONATE (Thanks!)
(You don't need a PayPal account. Just look for the credit card logos and click continue.)

Another way to help is to buy something from the ASLU "Bookstore."

Want even more ASL resources?  Visit the "ASL Training Center!"  (Subscription Extension of ASLU)   CHECK IT OUT >

Bandwidth slow?  Check out "" (a free mirror of less traffic, fast access)   VISIT >


You can learn sign language online at American Sign Language (ASL) University (tm) 
Sign language lessons and resources.  Dr. William Vicars (c)