yù jade

Note

Originally a picture of three jade disks , the full character form uses a dot to distingish it from 'king' (wan ?)
Number of strokes 4

Radical

Index 96 used in: quán (all) ; zhǔ (owner) ; rùn (leap) ; zhù (to live) ; wán (toy) ; lǐ (texture) ; xiàn (to appear)

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Sounds same

yù (jade)

Different tone

yú (fish) yú (fishing) yú (in) yǔ (rain) yǔ (language) yǔ (to give)
Full character form of this simplified radical:

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People

王维 Wang Wei
王莽 Wang Mang
王羲之 Wang Xizhi
Wed 15th Feb

Honest students can still be found

All too often the news is full of stories of shady dealing in China, so it was refreshing to learn that honesty can still be found and that it is appreciated. A 17 year old student accidentally scratched the side of a car and damaged a wing mirror. Instead of disappearing at a rate of knots, he chose to write a letter of apology and enclosed all the loose change he had. When the driver returned to discover the damage he called the police. However, after reading the note and seeing the small change he decided that honesty should be rewarded and the driver plans to give the student money towards completing his studies.


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Wed 15th Feb

Honest students can still be found

All too often the news is full of stories of shady dealing in China, so it was refreshing to learn that honesty can still be found and that it is appreciated. A 17 year old student accidentally scratched the side of a car and damaged a wing mirror. Instead of disappearing at a rate of knots, he chose to write a letter of apology and enclosed all the loose change he had. When the driver returned to discover the damage he called the police. However, after reading the note and seeing the small change he decided that honesty should be rewarded and the driver plans to give the student money towards completing his studies.


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