厉 lì strict; severe
Made up of [厂 chǎng
cliff; factory; depot
radical 27, 万 wàn
ten thousand; myriad; countless; 10000
Number of strokes 5
Using 厂 chǎng
: 反 fǎn (contrary) 原 yuán (former) 岸 àn (bank) 历 lì (to experience) 盾 dùn (shield)
Sounds same力 lì (strength)
立 lì (stand)
利 lì (sharp)
丽 lì (beautiful)
历 lì (to experience)
Different tone离 lí (Fire)
里 lǐ (inside)
礼 lǐ (ceremony)
理 lǐ (texture)
李 lǐ (plum)
Frogs and toads are valued in China because they keep down insect pests on crops. In some regions their name is similar to qián
?money, coin? and this has given them an assoication with good fortune and luck.
All about the exploitation of China by foreign powers from the Ming dynasty
to the foundation of the PRC in 1949. The establishment of foreign enclaves within most Chinese cities one hundred years ago led to many frictions with the foreign powers, particularly Britain. The treaty port
system forcibly opened up cities to foreign trade in lat Qing dyansty China.
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