yāng center; end; to beg


Number of strokes 5

Different tone

yáng (yang) yáng (sheep)

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Three furnaces of China

The three great cities Wuhan, Chongqing and Nanjing form the 'three furnaces' of China due to the very high heat and humidity in summer. The Yangzi river that meanders close to all three contributes much humidity making conditions difficult at peak times in July and August.
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Chinese proverb

Proverb

西
Qíng ren yǎn lǐ chū xī shī [qing ren yan li chu xi shi]
lover eye inside produce Xi Shi
The lover's eye sees the legendary beauty of Xi Shi in his plain mistress
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
Love is blind
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