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Signs for NOW
Meaning: at the present time or moment.
Pronunciation/articulation: Two-handed "Y" hands (handshape), palms up (orientation), in space (location), move downward once (movement).
Learner tip: Don't confuse this with TODAY (different movement).
Related signs: JUST NOW, NOWADAYS, FROM NOW ON, HERE AND NOW, UP TO NOW, TODAY.
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[Note: ASL writing is not an official standard. This sign language writing remains in a state of open space to allow room for experiment, evolution, and improvement.]
Written ASL contributed by ASLwrite.