BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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place

How to sign: where you live at a particular time
"deliver the package to my home"; "he doesn't have a home to go to"; "your place or mine?";

home in BSL Watch how to sign home in British Sign Language
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home-2 in BSL Watch how to sign home-2 in British Sign Language
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home-3 in BSL Watch how to sign home-3 in British Sign Language
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home in BSL Watch how to sign home in British Sign Language
home - University of Wolverhampton
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Home in BSL Watch how to sign Home in British Sign Language
Home - Exeter Deaf Academy
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home in BSL Watch how to sign home in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: home

Categories: residence, abode

Within this category: home away from home

place

How to sign: put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point";

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place in BSL Watch how to sign place in British Sign Language
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set in BSL Watch how to sign set in British Sign Language
set - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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put in BSL Watch how to sign put in British Sign Language

See also: arrange, shelve, set back, postpone, prorogue, put behind bars, put back, tack together, array, erect, set back, defer, assemble, put across, rig, put together, prorogue, jail, unload, disembark, imprison, lay out, defer, jug, debark, array, knock back, incarcerate, ensnare, put off, put together, table, gaol, communicate, lay out, entrap, put off, tack together, table, shelve, knock back, assemble, postpone, immure, put up, remand, put back, piece, lay, put down, remit, piece, set up, put over, set out, remit, put over, put back, lag, land, set up, set out, frame, put down, tack, set back, set up, tack, set back, put up, put away, replace, bring down, apply, range, put down, set up, hold over, range, rear, hold over, repose, set down, set down, set up, put on, pass on, discharge, drop, raise, post, set up, pass

Similiar / Same: put, set, lay, position, pose

Categories: move, displace

Within this category: insert, docket, cock, postpose, prepose, step, replace, stratify, plant, intersperse, nestle, pile, arrange, superimpose, superpose, park, ensconce, emplace, emplace, ship, underlay, trench, pigeonhole, shelve, jar, repose, stick, sign, middle, parallelize, butt, recess, reposition, throw, tee, rack up, coffin, bed, appose, set down, sow, misplace, juxtapose, set down, bottle, bucket, barrel, ground, pillow, misplace, upend, seat, lay, stand, recline, plant, install, situate, ladle, poise, lean, clap, rest, perch, load, cram, set, siphon, position, glycerolize, space, marshal, settle, throw, imbricate

place

How to sign: a particular situation
"If you were in my place what would you do?";

Shoes in BSL Watch how to sign Shoes in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: shoes

Categories: situation, position

place

How to sign: a job in an organization
"he occupied a post in the treasury";

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Similiar / Same: berth, post, billet, situation, position, office, spot

Categories: occupation, business, job, line of work, line

Within this category: academicianship, accountantship, admiralty, ambassadorship, apostleship, apprenticeship, attorneyship, bailiffship, bishopry, cadetship, caliphate, captainship, cardinalship, chairmanship, chancellorship, chaplaincy, chieftaincy, clerkship, commandership, comptrollership, consulship, controllership, councillorship, counselorship, curacy, curatorship, custodianship, deanship, directorship, discipleship, editorship, eldership, emirate, fatherhood, fatherhood, foremanship, generalship, governorship, headship, headship, hot seat, incumbency, inspectorship, instructorship, internship, judgship, khanate, lectureship, legation, legislatorship, librarianship, lieutenancy, magistracy, managership, manhood, marshalship, mastership, mayoralty, messiahship, moderatorship, overlordship, pastorship, peasanthood, praetorship, precentorship, preceptorship, prefecture, prelacy, premiership, presidency, primateship, principalship, priorship, proconsulship, proctorship, professorship, protectorship, public office, receivership, regency, residency, rulership, sainthood, secretaryship, senatorship, sinecure, solicitorship, speakership, stewardship, studentship, teachership, thaneship, throne, treasurership, tribuneship, viceroyship, viziership, wardenship, wardership, womanhood

place

How to sign: recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something
"She identified the man on the 'wanted' poster";

identify in BSL Watch how to sign identify in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: identify

Categories: determine, set

Within this category: distinguish

place

How to sign: make an investment
"Put money into bonds";

put in BSL Watch how to sign put in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: invest, put, commit

Categories: spend, expend, drop

Within this category: fund, roll over, shelter, tie up, speculate, buy into

place

How to sign: a blank area
"write your name in the space provided";

space in BSL Watch how to sign space in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: blank space, space

Categories: area, expanse, surface area

Within this category: margin, indentation

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