稿 gǎo manuscript; draft; stalk of grain

Made up of [ grain radical 115, gāo tall; high radical 189]

Note

Grain (in the form of stalks) suggests relation to paper while 'tall' (gao) is the phonetic
Number of strokes 15

Related characters


Using : qiú (autumn) hé (together) xiāng (fragrant) jì (season) lì (sharp) ǎi (low) zū (to hire) shuì (taxes)
Using gāo : gǎo (to do)

Sounds same

gǎo (to do)

Different tone

gāo (tall) gào (to tell)

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Pronunciation

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The illustrious Ming

It was during the Ming dynasty that China achieved many accomplishments: a vast fleet sailed the seas and made many dicoveries.; an encylopedia of the accumulated knowledge was distilled into 11,000 chapers; trade with America brought in new vegetables and cotton that were widely grown.
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Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

History

After the trauma of the Qin dynasty it was the succeeding Han dynasty that established China as a stable nation. Many Imperial institutions inaugurated at this time lasted for the next two thousand years. Together with the Tang and Ming it is considered one of the great periods of Chinese history.
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