Depicting Verbs (Classifiers) are used in American Sign Language to show movement, location, and appearance. After a signer indicates what is being depicted (car, truck, bus, etc.), a classifier can be used in its place to show where and how it moves, what it looks like, and where it is located. To see a description of the various classifiers click on the buttons. To see a youtube video showing a classifier movie, click on the links below the buttons.

1 Classifier 2 Classifier 3 Classifier 4 Classifier 5 Classifier
A : Classifier B Classifier C Classifier F Classifier G Classifier
I L Y Classifier (for airplanes) L Classifier O Classifier S Classifier U Classifier and V Classifier