Exclamatory sentence in sign language

An exclamatory sentence conveys a statement with a strong emotion. In English writing, it ends with an exclamation mark (!). In ASL, tone is used (through expression and manual movement), just like vocal-aural speakers do in spoken language using sound.

ASL sentence example: IX1 WILL GET-IN-TROUBLE!

Be aware that not every sentence with an exclamatory tone is an exclamatory sentence. For example, Shut the front door! It's an imperative sentence -- as in an order.

Here are some examples of exclamation in video:

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