An example of an NSL cohort 2 signer producing a noun-verb pair distinguished by use of a base hand. The verb-target sign (left), cut-with-scissors, is produced with a base hand (representing the object of the event, paper); the noun-target sign (right), scissors, is produced without a base hand.
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[Received 9 December 2017;
revision invited 2 March 2018;
revision received 1 July 2018;
revision invited 12 August 2018;
revision received 30 October 2018;
accepted 26 November 2018]
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