CHEESE in sign language
Meaning: A food made from the pressed curds of milk.
Pronunciation (sign description): Lower palm of dominant "clawed 5" hand, palm down, is in contact with the non-dominant palm-up loosely "5" hand. The lower palm "crushes" to the right twice at the palm of dominant hand.
Learner tip: Don't confuse this similar sign with MOVIE, which is different a bit in movement and location or orientation.
Types of cheese
For most types of cheese, use fingerspelling. Here is a few ones for your receptive skill practice.
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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.]