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How to use disposable chopsticks correctly from the beginning

You all know the standard chopsticks that are given out at hawker stalls in Asia. They look like that:

Chopstick 1

Did you ever notice that the two chopsticks are connected with a little wooden tab at their ends?

In order to separate the two chopsticks, you should break the tab away, as shown in the following photo:

Chopstick 2.JPG

The tab can then be used as a chopstick support, which prevents the tips of the chopsticks from touching the table, when you put them aside, e.g. for drinking from a cup. This is shown here:

Chopstick 3

This keeps the chopsticks and the table clean, whatever is more important for you.

And here is the luxury version of a chopstick support:

Chopstick 4