An example of an adult homesigner producing a noun-verb pair distinguished by proximal movement. The verb-target sign, paint (top), is articulated with movement of the elbow joint, a proximal joint; the noun-target sign, paintbrush (bottom), is articulated with movement of the wrist, a distal joint.
440 Lorch Hall, University of Michigan
611 Tappan Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
[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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