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Bear in Sign Language – Video & Image Included

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Today we will take a look at how to say the word “bear” in sign language.

Sign language exists in a variety of forms. Similar to how vocal language has many different variations of languages and dialects, sign language also has many different varieties of languages, dialects, and even variations of dialects.

With that said, today we will only discuss BSL or British Sign Language.

Understand how long does it take to learn BSL with this blog.

So let’s get started.

Bear in Sign Language

Click on the video link below. Don’t worry about the speed of the video. We’ll explain it in detail to you.

Sign Language interpreter sitting

1. Start with a normal posture.

BSL interpreter with hands crossed in front of his chest

2. Raise both of your hands.
3. Create an “X” shape by using both hands.
4. Say the word “bear” as you are signing.

So, that’s the first version of the word. Now let’s see the second version.

BSL interpreter with a normal posture

1. Start with a normal posture again.

BSL interpreter with both hands on his head

2. Raise both of your hands.
3. Use the index fingers and thumbs of your two hands to place them on either side of your head, as shown in the picture above.
4. Say the word while you are signing.


So that’s how we say “bear” in sign language. Make sure to concentrate more on facial expressions when learning sign language. When communicating with someone using sign language, try to smile. This will help you connect with your audience better. Last but not least, to help you remember sign language more effectively, make sure you practise every day.

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