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Every Day a new chinese character to learn easily chinese. You will learn in a year the most important chinese characters.
to hold / to seize / to catch / to apprehend / to take
5 preceding characters :
木 mù tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1]
明 míng bright / opposite: dark 暗[an4] / (of meaning) clear / to understand / next / public or open / wise / generic term for a sacrifice to the gods
名 míng name / noun (part of speech) / place (e.g. among winners) / famous / classifier for people
民 mín the people / nationality / citizen
面 miàn flour / noodles