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American Sign Language:  "root beer"

In a message dated 4/14/2011 8:51:56 A.M. Pacific Daylight Time, Richard S. writes:

Hello Bill:
I see you love pickles and I love root beer. Too often when I want a root beer at home or away I am always at a loss as to the correct sign and I am sure there is one out there. I don't know if it is proper to combine the sign for "ROOT" and "BEER" or if there is a separate sign to signify the soda root beer. My friends and family eventually know what I am asking for by using the combined signs of "Root" and "Beer"
Thank you for your help.
Richard S.
Avon Park, Fla. 33825


To do the sign for rootbeer you just touch an "R" then a "B" to the side of your chin.


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