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Koko "nose"

Koko

Posted On: March 12, 2010
Date Taken: February 20, 2007


Photographer: Ron Cohn

Koko signs "nose" to Penny.
Do you think she"s making a pun for "knows?"
Koko knows the ASL sign for "know" (touching palm to forehead), but sometimes she likes to use a sign that rhymes with another sign, just for fun.

What"s your best guess here?
(Note: This photo was taken from a video clip which we will use to reveal the rest of the story.)

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