19.9 Buoys

English Notes
BSL Video
These may be used to list or enumerate what the signer is talking about. They are made on the non-dominant hand and (according to Scott Liddell) "help guide the discourse by serving as conceptual landmarks as the discourse continues". For example, you may want to talk about four countries you would like to visit and say why. You could list THAILAND, BRAZIL, CANADA and WALES, one on each finger.
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