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JLC Chinese Character Lesson 23 – lao, kao, xiao 老姥考烤拷铐孝哮

Posted by Grace Feng on January 5, 2013

This is a Learn Mandarin Online Chinese Character Lesson series copyrighted by Just Learn Chinese. If this is your first time reading this, please read JLC Chinese Character Lesson Guide first.

1. Main Chinese pronunciation for these characters:

lao

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kao

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xiao

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2. Chinese characters that we’ll learn and memorize today

JLC Chinese Character Lesson 23 –  lao, kao, xiao 老姥考烤拷铐孝哮

All of them contain “sound component” of  ““, or ““, or ““. Let’s get into details. Characters marked with a “*” are less frequent ones:

Simplified Chinese Traditional Chinese Mandarin Pinyin English Definition Example Word Meaning Radical
lao3 old (of people); experienced; [hanzi]老人[/hanzi] lao3 ren2 (old man)
lao3 grandma (maternal); [hanzi]姥姥[/hanzi] lao3 lao3 (grandma [maternal]) women
kao3 to take an exam [hanzi]考试[/hanzi] kao3 shi4 (exam)
kao3 to roast; to bake; to broil [hanzi]烘烤[/hanzi] hong1 kao3 (bake) fire
kao3 torture [hanzi]拷打[/hanzi] kao3 da3 (torture) hand
铐* 銬* kao4 handcuffs; shackles [hanzi]手铐[/hanzi] shou3 kao4 (handcuffs) metal
xiao4 filial piety or obedience [hanzi]孝顺[/hanzi] xiao4 shun4 (filial obedience)
哮* 哮* xiao1 roar; bark (of animals) [hanzi][/hanzi] mouth

3. Chinese Character Quiz

Are you ready for a test now? See how much you could memorize? The left character is simplified, the right character is traditional. Let me know!


JLC Chinese Character Quiz (中文字练习) - lao, kao, xiao

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Question 1

拷, 拷

A

to roast; to bake; to broil

B

roar; bark (of animals)

C

torture

D

handcuffs; shackles

Question 2

哮, 哮

A

grandma (maternal)

B

roar; bark (of animals)

C

to take an exam

D

old (of people); experienced

Question 3

烤, 烤

A

to roast; to bake; to broil

B

filial piety or obedience

C

handcuffs; shackles

D

roar; bark (of animals)

Question 4

铐, 銬

A

handcuffs; shackles

B

roar; bark (of animals)

C

grandma (maternal);

D

to roast; to bake; to broil

Question 5

老, 老

A

old (of people); experienced;

B

filial piety or obedience

C

to take an exam

D

grandma (maternal)

Question 6

孝, 孝

A

to take an exam

B

filial piety or obedience

C

handcuffs; shackles

D

old (of people); experienced

Question 7

姥, 姥

A

to roast; to bake; to broil

B

grandma (maternal);

C

torture

D

old (of people); experienced

Question 8

考, 考

A

to take an exam

B

filial piety or obedience

C

to roast; to bake; to broil

D

handcuffs; shackles

Once you are finished, click the button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect. Get Results
There are 8 questions to complete.

 

 

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