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Also seen a really hot girl use it on a bus, If I knew sign language could have approached her.
But I think it would have been more effective. At least you could say you are trying to practice your sign language and have a conversation.
It being quite effective at distances, I imagine.
cup your left hand and then bash it with your right elbow.
that means biscuit
place your right hand over your left hand both palms facing down so that the thumbs are sticking out on opposite sides, and clasp your fingers all together as if your holding your own hand , then swivvle the thumbs around.
That means tortoise.
But we call it the "awkward turtle".
I remember trying to chat up a girl at a house party once, getting turned down and about six of my friends just looked at me and did the "awkward turtle" gesture. Such a rinse out.
you basically just pretend to be that animal
clench you right fist. bring up towards face. nuzzle nose in the little hole created by the curled up index finger. twist.
And pretended to be deaf. Good story that.