fèng phoenix

Made up of [ how many; small table; some radical 16]
Alternative traditional form of character:

Note

Simplified form of bird in an enclosure, similar to homophone 'feng : wind'

Related characters


Using : chuán (boat) jī (machine)

Different tone

fēng (wind) fēng fēng (to confer)

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stroke order for 凤
Stroke order for character 凤, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license

Proverbs

凤毛麟角 fèng máo lín jiǎo Seeking the unobtainable
龙飞凤舞 lóng fēi fèng wǔ Flamboyant. Lively and vigorous
宁做鸡头,不当凤尾 nìng zuò jītóu, bù dāng fèng wěi Better to be leader of a humble organization than the stooge of a grand one

Tiananmen Square

There have been two major incidents of unrest in Tiananmen Square. The first on 5th April 1976 in called the 'Tiananmen Square Incident' when mourners for Zhou Enlai were seen as signalling their disapproval of the Gang of Four. The second incident was April to June 1989 when a student led occupation of the square was brutally suppressed. The demonstration sought a slow down of economic reform, crack-down on corruption, more tax on the rich as well as democracy.
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Smog forcing city re-design

As a considerable proportion of China is swathed in toxic smog planners are considering how to combat the problem. One proposed solution is to move people and businesses away from the suburbs of Beijing into outlying districts. The move would give people shorter commutes and lower the density of people in polluted areas. In the last 18 years energy consumption has doubled and the number of cars tripled (Oh for the Halcyon days of bicycles)! The long term plan is for Beijing's population to be capped at 23 million.


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