Image map: Alphabet from A to Z to see the 2 hand Manual illustration and description for a letter, click on it

2- Hand Manual

Two-Hand manual is a fingerspelling system of communication. Letters of the English alphabet are formed by a speaker's hand positions which are placed upon a recipient's open relaxed palm. This combination of hands form the alphabet.

Each letter of each word is spelled. This is a tactual communication method that is also adapted for some visual use.


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Special thanks to McNally & Sutherland Inc. for the creative illustrations of the 2-Hand Manual alphabet.

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