POETRY (ASL version)
Note: You can start this sign with a "closed O" handshape.
The idea is to take the beauty in your heart and offer it up to the world.
Animation: Poetry ("from the heart" version)
POETRY (initialized version of
You can initialize the above sign for MUSIC by using a "P" handshape on the dominant hand. That changes the meaning to "poetry" instead of music. The initialized version is considered by many to be "signed English."
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