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How well can you use your non-dominate hand?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by classical_hero, Jul 4, 2013.

  1. azzaman333

    azzaman333 meh

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    My left foot shots are like my right foot shots, wildly unpredictable. The only difference is I have no power on my left.
     
  2. Zelig

    Zelig Beep Boop

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    I'm ambidextrous.
     
  3. Commodore

    Commodore Technology of Peace

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    In recent years I have become a lot better at using my non-dominant hand. Right now, the only thing I cannot do proficiently with my non-dominant hand is writing.
     
  4. The_J

    The_J Say No 2 Net Validations Retired Moderator Supporter

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    The only things I really do with my right hand are eating soup, cutting with scissors, shaving and *notSuitableForThisForum*.
    ...mmhh...I guess if I think longer about it, then the list will also get longer.
    But yeah, for most things I'm not really good with my right hand.
    Reminds me of the one time I cut my left thumb...still did everything possible with my left hand, because it's just not possible (how good that my writing is not decipherable, no matter which hand I use).
     
  5. madviking

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  6. Quintillus

    Quintillus Archiving Civ3 Content Supporter

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    I'd be noticeably awkward in some things. For example, I can eat with a fork with my non-dominant hand, but far less fluidly than with my dominant hand. And while I can write well enough to be able to read it with my non-dominant hand, doing so is slow, and I tend to write larger. It also takes thought, whereas writing with my dominant hand really doesn't.

    On the other hand, I can type fine with my non-dominant hand, and can use a mouse with my non-dominant hand pretty well, too. I'm also not terrible at throwing things with my non-dominant hand - it's less reliable and powerful than with my dominant hand, but I've been known to throw baseballs fairly accurately with my non-dominant hand, and am not always terrible when I bowl with my non-dominant hand. And if I had to drive with only one hand, my non-dominant hand would be just as good as my dominant one. So while it'd certainly be inconvenient to have to use my non-dominant hand, I wouldn't be helpless.
     
  7. Kyriakos

    Kyriakos Alien spiral maker

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    Calling it the "non-dominant" hand is too PC i think. Why not just call it the Gay hand? :)
     
  8. Synsensa

    Synsensa - Retired Moderator

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    ... What?
     
  9. AlpsStranger

    AlpsStranger Jump jump on the tiger!

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    Damnit, you scooped me :lol:
     
  10. Owen Glyndwr

    Owen Glyndwr La Femme Moderne

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    I cannot use my right hand for much of anything.
     
  11. rugbyLEAGUEfan

    rugbyLEAGUEfan Deity

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    What's with the consistently poor spelling in your OP titles CH?
     
  12. Arakhor

    Arakhor Dremora Courtier Moderator

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    Spelling isn't one of his dominate traits?
     
  13. Saxony

    Saxony Chieftain

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    I can do pretty much everything with my right hand just as well as with my left exept writing and holding spoons and forks.
     
  14. Mise

    Mise isle of lucy

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    I can masturbate with either hand if that's what you were asking about.

    Sent from a phone, apols for any mistakes.
     
  15. Borachio

    Borachio Way past lunacy

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    Can you?
    Spoiler :
    That's a neat trick if you can pull it off.


    Nononono. Don't look!
     
  16. rugbyLEAGUEfan

    rugbyLEAGUEfan Deity

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    Do you have a preferred turnip sowing hand Borachio? I imagine you being a whizz with either.
     
  17. Borachio

    Borachio Way past lunacy

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    :lol:

    I haven't actually grown any root vegetables this year. Never mind turnips.
     
  18. classical_hero

    classical_hero In whom I trust

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    They don't get underlined when I spell them wrong, so thus I can't correct them. that is such a handy feature. When I put it in it didn't quite look right, but I didn't bother to check if it was right.
     
  19. Borachio

    Borachio Way past lunacy

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    Hey, you're right! Non-dominate doesn't get underlined. Probably because it's a grammatical rather than a spelling error.

    Dominate is, as you know, a verb. While dominant would be the adjective. (Domination, the noun). But all that's irrelevant, I guess. And a lot of people don't know what a verb is anyway.

    Still, I guess it all depends on how familiar you are with English.
     
  20. Kyriakos

    Kyriakos Alien spiral maker

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    Verb is that kind of food those meat-haters eat, right? :/
     

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