wrist  /rɪst/    

Your wrist is the part of your body between your hand and your arm that bends when you move your hand.

e.g.    Karen wore a bracelet on her wrist.

Karen wore a bracelet on her wrist. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
Karen wore a bracelet on her wrist.

 

e.g.    Susan sprained her wrist playing tennis.

Susan sprained her wrist playing tennis. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
Susan sprained her wrist playing tennis.

 

palm  /pɑːm/    

The palm of your hand is the inside part of your hand, between your fingers and your wrist.

e.g.    Jennifer held the bird gently in the palm of her hand.

Jennifer held the bird gently in the palm of her hand. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
Jennifer held the bird gently in the palm of her hand.

 

e.g.    Sarah lay down on the bed, resting her chin in the palm of her hand.

Sarah lay down on the bed, resting her chin in the palm of her hand. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
Sarah lay down on the bed, resting her chin in the palm of her hand.

 

thumb  /θʌm/

Your thumb is the short, thick finger on the side of your hand that makes it possible to hold and pick things up easily.

e.g.    Carol stuck out a thumb and a car stopped immediately.

Carol stuck out a thumb and a car stopped immediately. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
Carol stuck out a thumb and a car stopped immediately.

 

knuckle  /ˈnʌkl/    

Your knuckles are the rounded pieces of bone that form lumps on your hands where your fingers join your hands, and where your fingers bend.

e.g.    David clenched his right fist till his knuckles were white.

David clenched his right fist till his knuckles were white. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
David clenched his right fist till his knuckles were white.

 

fingernail  /ˈfɪŋɡərneɪl/    

Your fingernails are the hard, slightly curved parts at the end of each of your fingers.

e.g.    She cut the fingernail to the quick.

She cut the fingernail to the quick. - English Vocabulary - Body Parts (Lesson 7) - Fun & Easy Ways to Learn English Words & Phrases
She cut the fingernail to the quick.