Chinese Character: 上 shàng Up // 下 xià Down

上 shàng up (→ Radical: ⼀ )
下 xià down (→ Radical: ⼀ )


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上 ~ shàng ~ up
下 ~ xià ~ down


Pīnyīn

上 ~ shàng ~ up

声 [聲] ~ shǎng shēng ~ falling and rising tone, third tone in modern mandarin

~ shàngmian ~ on top of, above-mentioned
上去 ~ shàngqù ~ to go up
上午 ~ shàngwǔ ~ morning
上 ~ tiānshàng ~ celestial, heavenly
[上學] ~ shàngxué ~ to go to school
上马 [上馬] ~ shàngmǎ ~ to get on a horse
[上風] ~ shàngfēng ~ “on the upswing”, “on the rise”
~ shàng huǒ ~ to get angry
无上 [無上] ~ wú shàng ~ supreme
个 [上一個] ~ shàng yīge ~ previous one
~ shàng yuè ~ last month
齿 [上齒] ~ shàng chǐ ~ upper teeth
网上 [網上] ~ wǎngshàng ~ on-line

下 ~ xià ~ down

~ xiàmian ~ below, under, next
下去 ~ xiàqù ~ to go down, to continue
下 ~ tiānxià ~ the whole world, the whole of China
下马 [下馬] ~ xiàmǎ ~ dismount a horse
~ xià yuè ~ next month
~ xià yǔ ~ to rain, rainy
下页 ~ xià yè ~ next page
写下 [寫下] ~ xiě xià ~ to write down
下 ~ shuǐ xià ~ under the water, submarine
齿 [下齒] ~ xià chǐ ~ bottom teeth


 

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