Writing and character components of lesson 2

Learn Chinese : writing and components

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lǎo : to be old, old
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 老
Components: headdress + spoon =

shī : (master). It can't be use alone. The word for master is 师父 shīfu
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 师
Components: knife (vertical variant of ) + one + turban = .

tóng : similar
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 同
Components: down box + one + mouth = .

xué : learn
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 学
Components: 8 inverted + roof + child = .

men : (mark of the plural)
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 们
Components: man (variant of ) + gate = .

: also
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 也
As a componant, is the viper or the vase.

qǐng : to invite, please
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 请
Components: speech + blue green (it is pronounced qīng and is here a phonetic part of the character) = .

zuò : to sit
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 坐
twice man + earth = .

xiè : thank you
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 谢
Components: speech + body + inch = .

: (host, guest), is not used alone
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 客
Components: roof + go + mouth = .

: Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 气
As a component represents the steam or the breath. The ancient character represented steam or mist. This is the famous QI, (formerly CHI), the vital energy taught by martial arts practitioners, or ‘dispersed’ or ‘tonified’ by manipulating acupuncture needles.

duì : face to, towards (is part of the word "sorry" duìbùqǐ)
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 对
Components: right hand + inch = .

: (lift, get up), is not used alone. (It is part of the word "sorry" duìbùqǐ.)
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 起
Components: walk + oneself = .

méi : negation of the verb "have" and of any verb in past context
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 没
Components: water + tea table + right hand = .

guān : close
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 关
Components: 8 inverted + sky = .

: (join) is not used alone. It loses its tone in the word guānxi (link, relation).
Strokes order:
Image de décomposition du caractère 关
Components: 丿 slash + silk + small = .

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