If you right click an interactive block through water while holding an item that can be used on it you will use the item instead of interacting with the block.
The following items can be used on water:
The following items can be used on lava:
- Dig a hole 2 blocks deep
- Place a crafting table
- Place water on top of it
- Hold one of the listed items in your hand
- Don’t sneak
- Right click
You will use the item in your hand on the water instead of opening the UI of the crafting table.
Expected result: You should interact with the crafting table. When looking at an interactive block while not sneaking, you should always interact with the block, no matter what item you are holding in your hand.