Sign Language Dictionary

We are committed to providing resources for parents who value signing with their children. Our sign language dictionary includes over 400 common signs including the top starter sings for your baby. For each word, there is a video, diagram, and teaching notes to make learning new signs easy. Many of our signs include free downloadable ASL Flashcards to help reinforce the signs taught in our series.

L in Sign Language

Learn how to sign the letter L – what words do you know that start with L?

1. Bring one hand up about shoulder height. Extend the pointer finger straight up and the thumb straight out. Tuck the remaining fingers into the palm.
2. This sign looks just like an upper case L – it’s a very easy one to remember!

Teaching Tips:

  • Learning the alphabet is fun when singing is involved! Practice singing and signing the ABC’s as often as you can. It’s a great distraction while waiting in line at the grocery store or on long drives too!
  • Practice writing upper and lower case L with chalk on a driveway or sidewalk. Sign the letter too!

Transcript:
This is the letter L. It looks just an uppercase L. L.

Download the Flashcard (click on the image. Print in color or black-and-white and adjust the print size according to your needs.)