Vocabulary Words for Body Movements
to direct other people’s attention to something by holding out your finger towards it
Ex. “Look at that!” she said, pointing at the hole in the door.
to use physical pressure or force, especially with your hands, in order to move something into a different position
Ex. Can you help me move this table? You push and I’ll pull.
to send something through the air with force, especially by a sudden movement of the arm
Ex. Don’t throw your apple core on the floor!
on your toes with the heel of your foot lifted off the ground
Ex. The children stood on tiptoe in order to pick the apples from the tree.