Meaning: Definition: At all times; on all occasions.
Q: I am wondering if there is a difference between the signs for something, always, and alone. "Alone" seems to have a smaller hand motion, but the signs for "something" and "always" seem identical. Are they? Or am I missing some sort of subtle difference?
Subtle differences, sometimes inflections, and contexts.
Read about homonyms in sign language.
First 100 words.
As you feel more comfortable with the first few hundreds of ASL signs, progress further with your vocabulary and learn signing more.