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A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Chopsticks

The thought of using a pair of chopsticks to eat an entire meal can be very intimidating, especially for those who haven't learned to use them from a young age. In fact, chopsticks are very easy to use and with a little practice, anyone can soon become an expert. Follow the steps below as a simple guide, and you'll be eating like a pro in no time!

Step 1: Rest one chopstick on the 3rd and 4th fingers with thumb on top of the middle part of the chopstick.

How to use chopsticks - step 1

Step 2: How the other chopstick on the index and middle fingers, by using the tip of the thumb to keep the chopstick in place.

How to use chopsticks - step 2

Step 3: Level chopsticks, pick up food with movement of the upper chopstick, keep the lower chopstick stationary at all times.

How to use chopsticks - step 3

Now practise, practise, practise! And most importantly, have fun!


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