CANDY in sign language
How do you sign "candy" in ASL? There are two major variations -- one commonly used in the U.S. and another in Canada.
Regional variation mostly in the U.S.
Minimal pairs for handshape: APPLE.
Definition: a sweet food made with sugar or syrup combined with fruit, chocolate, or nuts; sweets; bonbons; confectionery.
Regional variation mostly in Canada.
Kid signing candy
Kids say the darndest things. In the video, a four-year-old bilingual denies a potential theft of a candy (or lollipop). Did she successfully steal? Was she caught?
All conversations are in American Sign Language (ASL) with English subtitles.