After learning this video, you can write these characters as their order in the worksheet to help you better understand what you have learned.
- 雨（yǔ, rain）：The horizontal line of this character indicates the sky. The dots represent the rain drops.
- 气（qì, air）：It refers to the air, so 天气（tiānqì） means “weather”.
- 冷（lěnɡ, cold）：The left two dots refer to the ice that is melting, so the two dots represent coldness. The right part 令（lìng, order）stands for the pronunciation.
- 喜（xǐ, happy）：This character looks like a smiling mouth under a drum, so it is related to happiness.
- 病（bìnɡ, sick）：The outside part is the radical, meaning “being sick”. The inner part stands for the pronunciation.
- 休（xiū, rest）：This character 休 consists of two parts. The left part 人（rén, person）. The right part is 木（mù, tree）. So 休（xiū） means “to rest”.
Introduction to Chinese: Conversation
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