Keywords: ask around, make enquiries, enquire

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. The process of informally asking a number of people questions in order to find out information about something. English = enquiry, inquiry.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. To say something to a number of people in the form of a question because you want to know something, or because you want them to do something. English = ask around, enquire, inquire.

Augmented Meaning

  1. This is actually a modified form of the sign ASK. The movement in an arc or spiral strongly suggests asking many people over a period of time in a deliberate way.

Note

  1. We apologise for the poor quality of the video. We intend to re-film all the videos in Auslan Signbank when funds become available. Auslan Signbank is provided free of charge and we wish to keep it this way. If you are able to offer any suggestion for where we may find financial support to implement this and other improvements to Auslan Signbank please contact us by using the "Provide general site feedback" link under the sign video