Glossary

Footwork & Stances

 

 

bou6 (步; footwork) stepping footwork

 

chi geuk3 (脚; sticking leg) sticking leg

 

chai (; stomp)

to stomp

 

chor ma5 (; heel)

pivoting or shifting

 

chui mein jui ying (facing chase posture)

facing and chasing posture

 

Diu Ma5 (sitting)

ma with one foot/leg empty of weight

 

dong bou6 (, block step)

swing step

 

geuk3 (; Leg)

leg

 

bong2 geuk3 (膀脚; wing leg)

outside leg block

 

taan1 geuk3 (; open-out leg)

inside leg block

 

gway ma5 (kneel stance)

knee-down stance

 

huen bou6 (; circle stance)

circling step, found in Biu Jee form set

 

jak tek3 (side kick)

side kick

 

jik tek3 (front kick)

front kick

 

ma5 (; stance)

stance

 

tek3 (; kick)

kick


tiu [diu] ma5 (hanging stance)

sitting ma with one foot/leg empty of weight

 

yee jee kim yeung ma5 (two character pinch goat stance inward)

pinched-knee stance


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