The Block and the Slice . Other ways to hit the shuttlecock can be the Block and the Slice. * Slice = A shot made when we hit the side of the cork of the shuttlecock. Slice Smash and Slice Dropshot are most common * Block = A shot hit by a racket-head swung with little or no movement at all. A Block Return of a Smash is most common * Push = A shot hit by a racket-head swung at constant velocity. A Doubles Low Service can be performed with a Push * XD Push Shot = Pushing the shuttlecock to the Side Tram Lines; directing it to fall between the front and the back players * Jia You = "Add Fuel" in Chinese (Mandarin). It is yelled/cheered to players to become stronger physically and mentally * Drive Return of Smash = A shot driven back quickly before our opponent is ready to intercept or to return it * Drive Service = A Service that is hit hard and fast, hoping to pass past a receiver before he/she is ready to intercept it * Deception = To fool and/or to wrong foot our opponent. Make him/her think we are executing this shot when we are playing another shot * Base Position = (For Singles Games) is the middle position between the net and the back line, and the middle position between the side lines * Defensive Clear = An overhead or underarm Clear executed to our opponent's Back Tram Lines; allowing us more time to return to our base position * Punch Clear = An overhead Clear executed to just clear over the highest reach that can be met by our opponent. * Spinning Netplay = A shot played near the net to our opponent's Fore Court, creating the shuttlecock to spin (rotating) over the net * Tumble = A shot played near the net to the our opponent's Fore Court, creating the shuttlecock to somersault once or more times over the net * Dropshot = A shot played from our overhead position to the Fore Court of our opponent's court * Dribble = Any shot played from ones' own forecourt to the opponents' forecourt with the shuttle passing in close proximity to the net tape. * Lift = A Clear which is played from an underarm stroke * Clear = Any shot played high (higher than the racket head held high) to our opponent * Service = The first stroke or shot played in a rally. .