xì system; faculty

Different tone

西 xī (west) xī (sunset) xí (to practice) xǐ (box; bag) xǐ (to be fond of)

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没关系 méi guān xì no problem
Chinese proverb


Yǎn gāo shǒu dī [yan gao shou di]
eye high hand low
Eyes look up but the hands go down
To have high ambitions but possess limited skills

zú foot; to be sufficient; ample


Composed of a 'kneecap' above a 'foot print' and hence 'foot' at rest


Index 157 used in: used in: lù (road) ; gēn (heel) ; sì (to run)
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