zuó previous

Made up of [ sun; day radical 72, zhà at first; suddenly; abruptly ]

Note

The 'sun' on the left suggests 'yesterday; previous' the second part used to give rpough phonetic
Number of strokes 9

Related characters


Using : míng (bright) shì (is) xiāng (fragrant) chūn (spring) chāng (prosperous) mò (do not) shǔ (heat) zhě (in process of) zhuō (table) qíng (clear sky) jiàn (gap) bái (bright) jǐng (bright) céng (once) yīn (sound) jiù (old) zuì (most) yì (easy) dàn (dawn) zǎo (early) wǎn (evening) shí (time)
Using zhà : zuò (to do) zhà (to explode) xué (narrow) dìng (how)

Different tone

zuǒ (left) zuò (seat) zuò (sit) zuò (to do)

< Previous zuì Next zuǒ >

Phrases

昨天 zuó tiān yesterday
Thu 22nd Dec 2016

Smog forcing city re-design

As a considerable proportion of China is swathed in toxic smog planners are considering how to combat the problem. One proposed solution is to move people and businesses away from the suburbs of Beijing into outlying districts. The move would give people shorter commutes and lower the density of people in polluted areas. In the last 18 years energy consumption has doubled and the number of cars tripled (Oh for the Halcyon days of bicycles)! The long term plan is for Beijing's population to be capped at 23 million.


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Fri 2nd Dec 2016

Titanic recreation

The foundations of a new major tourist attraction have been laid of an ambitious $1 billion project. The new Titanic is located far inland - on the Qijiang River, Sichuan. The builders are planning to honor the blockbuster film 'Titanic' rather than the original doomed maiden voyage of 1912. Some of the key rooms and cabins will be faithfully recreated but not all of them. It is due to be open for visitors by the end of 2017.

titanic
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