cǎo grass; herb

Note

Two blades growing out of the ground
Number of strokes 3

Radical

Index 140 used in: huā (flower) ; chá (tea) ; yīng (flower) ; cài (vegetable) ; māo (cat) ; cǎo (grass) ; láo (to toil) ; mǎn (to fill) ; qián (front) ; yì (skill) ; kǔ (bitter) ; dǒng (to understand)

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Sounds same

cǎo (grass)

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stroke order for 艹
Stroke order for character 艹, kindly provided under Wikimedia creative commons license
Chinese proverb

Proverb

,旁观
Dāng jú zhě mí, páng guān zhě qīng [dang ju zhe mi, pang guan zhe qing]
equal game other be confused, side observe other clear
Spectators get a better appreciation of the game than the players
If too closely involved may not see all the issues involved
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