SignWriting List February 13, 2013 Hello Charles - Thank you for this question. And I am glad you watched the Finger Movement Symbol Video, which I think was really well done. Thank you, Adam! Finger Movement Symbols Videos http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLtucu7rJajwZtfv42L8CE2lRyT3xyf1E3 and the specific symbol you are referring to, is explained here: Sequential Squeeze Finger Movement Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf98BhrFFxo&list=PLtucu7rJajwZtfv42L8CE2lRyT3xyf1E3&index=3 The symbols were developed based on which finger squeezes first, second, third and so forth…following the arrowhead which finishes at the end of the symbol… So the second writing, just as Stefan just said, makes sense - Val ;-) ----- On Feb 13, 2013, at 1:46 PM, Charles Butler <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > > Here is how I wrote "linda" (beautiful) in LIBRAS. From the videos, I'm apparently writing in backward if I intend to show the smaller finger being the first to close. > > linda (beautiful) LIBRAS > > From the video, it should be shown like this. Is this correct? > > > > > > Charles Butler > [log in to unmask] > 240-764-5748 > Clear writing moves business forward.