Have you used the usual weed pulling fork? Or have you seen the new stand up weeder?? If so, you know that standing up is better than using the little fork. And the modern standup weeder is good for many weeds. But, in practice, there are always weeds that fall and need to be raked up. That is why I invented a simple addition to the lawn rake, a weeding fork attached.
Below is the image I used for my patent application.