Handshape 1

Handshape 1 represents the consonants /ddd, ppp, ʒzhzh/. Other important concepts tied to this handshape are the variations of “-ed” endings and recognizing the consonant phoneme /ʒzhzh/.

 

Mnemonic Phrases

  • deep azure
  • deep treasure
  • Zsa Zsa prefers diamonds
  • je dupe

Practice

Handshape 1 and Vowels

azureday, deepdid, die, do, paper, Papa, pay, pepper, per, pie

Handshape 1 and other consonant cues

bread, dance, days, dime, kept, lead, mind, plunge, top, words

More Practice

13,000+ Words that Use Handshape 1 - created using the Word List Generator

See Also

azure

  • /æˈʒɚ/
  • /aˈzhur/
  • /ăˈzhûr/
  • 5t1m

day

  • /deɪˈ/
  • /dayˈ/
  • /dāˈ/
  • 1c5t

deep

  • /diˈp/
  • /deeˈp/
  • /dēˈp/
  • 1m1s

did

  • /dɪd/
  • /did/
  • /dĭd/
  • 1t1s

die

  • /dɑɪˈ/
  • /dieˈ/
  • /dīˈ/
  • 1s5t

do

  • /duˈ/
  • /dueˈ/
  • /do͞oˈ/
  • 1c

paper

  • /peɪˈpɚ/
  • /payˈpur/
  • /pāˈpûr/
  • 1c5t1m

Papa

  • /pɑˈpə/
  • /pahˈpə/
  • /päˈpə/
  • 1sf1sd

pay

  • /peɪˈ/
  • /payˈ/
  • /pāˈ/
  • 1c5t

pepper

  • /pɛˈpɚ/
  • /pehˈpur/
  • /pěˈpûr/
  • 1c1m

per

  • /pɚˈ/
  • /purˈ/
  • /pûrˈ/
  • 1m

pie

  • /pɑɪˈ/
  • /pieˈ/
  • /pīˈ/
  • 1s5t

bread

  • /brɛˈd/
  • /brehˈd/
  • /brěˈd/
  • 4s3c1s

dance

  • /dæˈns/
  • /daˈns/
  • /dăˈns/
  • 1t4s3s

days

  • /deɪˈz/
  • /dayˈz/
  • /dāˈz/
  • 1c5t2s

dime

  • /dɑɪˈm/
  • /dieˈm/
  • /dīˈm/
  • 1s5t5s

kept

  • /kɛˈpt/
  • /kehˈpt/
  • /kěˈpt/
  • 2c1s5s

lead

  • /liˈd/
  • /leeˈd/
  • /lēˈd/
  • 6m1s

mind

  • /mɑɪˈnd/
  • /mieˈnd/
  • /mīˈnd/
  • 5s5t4s1s

plunge

  • /plʌˈnʤ/
  • /pluhˈnj/
  • /plŭˈnj/
  • 1s6sd4s7s

top

  • /tɑˈp/
  • /tahˈp/
  • /täˈp/
  • 5sf1s

words

  • /wɚˈdz/
  • /wurˈdz/
  • /wûrˈdz/
  • 6m1s2s