Holding the pencil for cursive writing

Holding the pencil for cursive writing is similar to the finger grip of the single side of chopsticks.

The correct way applies the tripod holding technique. Position of pencil on your writing hand stays at about 45 degree to the paper.

The grip consists of the thumb, index and middle and is nearer to the writing tip.

In the contrary, chopsticks position is more upright. The hand holds near to the upper ends of the utensil.

Below sharing a video produced by NewAmericanCursive, describing how to hold the a writing pencil correctly.

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Cursive writings are longhand scripting. Ordinary and manual handwritings using fountain pen. Not type or print.

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Enhancing life through better handwriting. The sitting position is relax but not slouch or slack. It gives writing a better streamlining flow.

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The spacing, the slant, downstroke and consistency matters.