The sign for "freeway" in general is linked to the idea
of your fingers representing lanes on a freeway.
FREEWAY: Version 1: Use "H" hands. I'm showing this sign
in a very clinical way. However, please know that this sign is often done
with "modified" "H"-hands wherein the thumbs are pointing up alongside the
hands and not neatly tucked underneath. Additionally you might see the
hands pointing almost upward at the beginning of the sign before they move
in toward each other and become horizontal as you see in my picture.
FREEWAY (version 2) Use bent 4-hands. The thing about the FREEWAY sign
is that it can be modified easily to show different types of freeways and/or
roadways. You can use four fingers on each hand to show a larger,
busier freeway. You can add more facial expression. You can start
crisscrossing the hands to show how certain freeways in large cities are
complex, busy, and confusing.
You can even do the "roadway" type sign using just one index
finger extended on each hand to show a road with a single lane going
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