The sign for "difficult" or "hard" conveys the notion of facing challenges or complexities. Here's how to sign "difficult":
You can also use your facial expression and hand movement to show exactly how hard something is. If something is extremely difficult, you can place your hands harder on top of each other with an exaggerated facial expression.
If you're looking to learn more sign language, check out our other ASL resources. We constantly update these resources to provide you with useful new signs you can use in your day-to-day life.