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Baby Sign Language: Eat and Drink

Hunger and thirst are two big concerns in your baby’s world. Teach your baby the signs for the words eat and drink in baby sign language with the following descriptions and videos.

Eat

Form the fingers and thumbs into a flattened letter O. Tap the fingertips on the lips.

 

Drink

Form the letter C with the hand. Rotate the hand in front of the mouth in the motion of tipping a beverage to the lips.

 

References

Beyer, Monica. 2006. Baby talk: A guide to using basic sign language to communicate with your baby. New York: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin.

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