How to Sign “Apple” in Sign Language

Apples, with their crisp texture and sweet flavor, are beloved fruits enjoyed around the world. Knowing how to sign 'apple' in American Sign Language (ASL) can be a fun and interactive way to engage in small talk situations at work, whether discussing healthy snacks or sharing recipes with colleagues. This is also the sign for the brand, Apple!

Signing “Apple”

  1. Hand shape: Form your dominant hand into a bent ‘1’ handshape.
  2. Hand location: Hold your hand near the side of your mouth.
  3. Movement: Twist your finger against your cheek.
  4. Facial expression: Keep a neutral facial expression.

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