SignWriting List
October 12, 2005

Modified October 11, 2010

QUESTION 0087 ...continued from previous page...

7. Are there exceptions, regarding the placement of Arrows?

Yes. Arrows that collide with other symbols, such as the Facial Circle, or the Shoulder Line, are sometimes moved to the side, to avoid hitting that other symbol:

8. Where do you place the arrows, if there are groups of arrows that go in alternating directions?

Alternating groups of movement arrows, that are alternating forward and back, can be placed like a forward arrow (above the Center), or a back arrow (below the Center)...depending on what works best:

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Valerie Sutton