Key Exercise - Home Row







Key Drill contains additional lessons. This is reinforcement practice to develop smooth and accurate keystrokes and even rhythm.

For fundamental lessons, goto New Keys: Home Row.

In this lesson you will learn the home row : A S D F and J K L ;

Starting from the little finger, place your left hand fingers on A, S, D and F.

Starting from index finger, place your right hand fingers on J, K, L and ;.

Let your thumbs rest on the space bar.

Now your hands are in the basic position.

Always use the same thumb to press the space bar.

For a detailed description of fingers' position, see the introductory chapter "How to Position Your Fingers on the Keyboard"

Great! You can now start the first key exercise.