How to Sign “Drink” in Sign Language

Drinking has been a social activity for centuries, with the oldest known winery dating back to 4100 BC in Armenia.

Signing “Drink”

  1. Hand shape: Start with your dominant hand in a “C” handshape.
  2. Hand location: Bring your hands in front of your face, near your lips.
  3. Movement: Move your hand towards your face, as if taking a drink.
  4. Facial expression: Keep a neutral facial expression.

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swim | run | walk | sprint | sleep | jog | climb | read | write | drive | drink | eat | laugh | cry | fly

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