10 Sign Language Signs Every Latino Should Know

You probably know how to say a few words in a number of different languages. Throughout our lifetimes, we pick up tidbits: how to say "Hello" in German, "Goodbye" in Japanese, or "Thank You" in French.

But, how many words can you sign in American Sign Language (ASL)? Probably not too many. In celebration of National Deaf History Month, challenge yourself to learn a few phrases and words of the language. From "Grandma" to "I Love You," here are 10 things every Latino should be able to sign: 

 

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Cristina Arreola, Editorial Assistant

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to BrooklynNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or baking her favorite sweets. You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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