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    Baby Sign Language: Thirsty

    Baby Sign Language: Thirsty

    Young children will often cry to indicate thirst. Teach your baby the sign for the word thirsty in baby sign language with the following description and video. Use your dominant hand to form the signs.

    Baby sign language, baby sign, or baby signing is used by hearing parents with pre-verbal hearing children to improve communication. My baby signs are based on ASL (American Sign Language) signs. Baby signing is distinct from sign language.

    Thirsty

    Form the signed number one (1). Touch the index finger to the side of the mouth. Lower the hand to the chest.

    References

    Porpora, Tracey. 2011. The complete guide to baby sign language: 101 trips and tricks every parent needs to know. Ocala, FL: Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.

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