署 shǔ office; bureau; to sign
Made up of [罒 wǎng
radical 122, 者 zhě
in process of; involved in
Number of strokes 13
Using 罒 wǎng
: 置 zhì (to install)
Using 者 zhě
: 都 dōu (all) 猪 zhū (hog) 煮 zhǔ (to cook) 绪 xù (beginnings)
Sounds same暑 shǔ (heat)
Different tone书 shū (book)
殳 shū (spear)
树 shù (tree)
The Chinese language
is rightly treasured as the country's greatest accomplishment. Our language section introduces the historical and linguistic background that greatly adds to the appreciation of China. The written script has fascinated Western scholars for centuries. In the language section we include some introductory lessons, a guide to how it is written and some of the oldest classical texts.
tree monkey but wear hat
A hat-wearing macaque
A worthless person hiding behind imposing looks. Trying to impress too hard
All that glitters is not gold
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