Jamaicans have many gestures which some are common around the world

Usain Bolt of Jamaica gestures after competing in the men’s 100m sprint on May 31, 2011 at the Zlata Tretra (Golden Spike) athletics meeting in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava. Jamaican athletics superstar Usain Bolt easily beat compatriot and this season’s fastest man over 100m Steve Mullings here on Tuesday at the Golden Spike event AFP PHOTO / JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Jamaicans will use their hands to help them make a point when speaking

of Jamaica gestures during a practice session with of the United States at Copacabana beach ahead of the Mano a Mano Athletics Challenge on August 15, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


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Jamaican Gestures

Usain Bolt of Jamaica gestures before his men’s 200 metres heat at the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China August 25, 2015. (Reuters/Phil Noble)