Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 21, 2024

Search: CHOOSE

Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
262Long (1918) CHOOSECHOOSE, SELECTCHOOSE, SELECT: Hold up left "V" hand and with right thumb and forefinger make a motion of picking off first one, then the other finger. To indicate that the choice is made, indicate by the decisive motion that one of the fingers has been selected.40hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=262&refid=long1918
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
141Dougherty (1913) CHOOSEN/A3P-IX(rf,rt) APPRECIATE NOT CHOOSE WHY(2h) N-I-T-R-O-U-S O-X-I-D-E OR L-A-U-G-H-I-N-G G-A-S DET-IX(rt) CONTINUE AWHILE(restr) FADE-AWAY STOP WAKE-UP.16hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=141
234Hotchkiss (1913) CHOOSEN/A3P-SELF(lt) CHOOSE TWO SENTENCE21hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=234