彩 cǎi color
Made up of [木 mù
radical 75, 彡 shān
NoteThe character includes elements wood and bristle suggesting coloring with a brush
Using 木 mù
: 茶 chá (tea) 来 lái (arrive) 棋 qí (board game) 本 běn (root) 树 shù (tree) 未 wèi (not yet) 相 xiāng (each other) 宋 song (Song) 桌 zhuō (table) 椅 yǐ (chair) 杆 gān (pole) 桔 jú (tangerine) 闲 xián (to stay idle) 亲 qīn (parent) 李 lǐ (plum) 枝 zhī (branch) 植 zhí (to plant) 板 bǎn (board) 楼 lóu (multi-story building) 校 xiào (school) 机 jī (machine)
Different tone菜 cài (vegetable)
Any recent visitor to China will have come away astonished by the pace of change. Huge, new buildings pop-up everywhere. The government has a strategy of planned construction of whole new urban centers. While the Special Economic Zones (SEZ) of Deng Xiaoping's era have prospered there is now more than example of how this strategy has failed to deliver. Ordos has been widely featured as a modern ghost town because a local boom from coal mining did not take place. Other developments within Tianjin, Kunming cities and at Yingkou, Liaoning have also failed to find take-up by companies. The government strategy seems to be moving from designating new cities to develop to following industrial development - only putting new urban cities where there is a demonstrable need for them.
Read full story...
The traditional cycle of astrological years is associated with twelve animals, each of these are combined with one of five elements
to give a total cycle length of 60 years. The cycle of animals is rat; ox; tiger; rabbit; dragon; snake; horse; sheep; monkey; rooster; dog and pig. Read More
Chinasage is a new web resource, started in 2012, pages will be added, enhanced and re-formatted regularly. Please check back soon for updated information about China.
We would be most grateful if you have any comments or suggestions to help improve this page.
Our contact page is also available if you have a longer comment. Just type in a quick remark here:
Citation information: Chinasage, 'Chinese character cǎi 彩 color', , Web, http://www.chinasage.info/chars/fch_cai_colour.htm.
Copyright © Chinasage 2012 to 2017