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Chapter 9 End of Chapter Exercises1.A. OK emblem: Means that everything is alright. It is performed by touching the fingertipsof the index and thumb together in a circle and extending the other 3 fingers upwards. B. Shrugging the shoulders: an emblem to indicate that you do not know the answer to something or do not want to talk about something or are not interested.C. Loser emblem: made by extending the thumb and forefinger to resemble the letter L, typically with the gesture placed near or on the forehead as an insulting gesture. D. Good luck emblem: crossed fingers (typically index and middle finger). E. Talk to the hand emblem: English slang expression meaning that someone doesn’t want to hear what another person is saying by extending a palm towards the other person by the person who is gesturing. F. Threatening, beating the chest emblem: a hand and body emblem created by clenching the hand in a fist shape facing the signer in a show of threatening power and aggression or power. 2.A.OK emblemTAB: is in front of the signer’s body (ø)DEZ: loops and 3/finger hand (thumb and index touch) (F)SIG: away from signer ( )ʴORI: hand is held so the palm faces outwards, away from bodyB.Don’t know emblemTAB: trunk ([])DEZ: shoulders are scrunchedSIG: shoulders move upwards (up^)ORI: no ORI, but this is performed by the signer facing the other person (shoulders facing the other person)C.Loser emblem

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