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   FlashCard of the Chinese Character 请
Strokes 7
Strokes 10
Decomp. 讠主月
Mandarin qǐng
Entry Methods
Pinyin qing3
Kanji /
Encodages (hexa)
Unicode U+8BF7
GB2312 C7EB
Level 1
 qǐng to ask / to invite / please (do sth) / to treat (to a meal etc) / to request
Results beginning with 请
 qǐng wèn Excuse me, may I ask...?
 qǐng qiú to request / to ask / request / CL:個|个[ge4]
 qǐng jiào to ask for guidance / to consult
 qǐng jìn "please come in"
 qǐng kàn please see ... / vide
 qǐng jià to request leave of absence
 qǐng kè to give a dinner party / to entertain guests / to invite to dinner
 qǐng shì to ask for instructions
 qǐng jiǎn invitation card / written invitation
 qǐng ān to pay respects / to wish good health / in Qing times, a specific form of salutation (see also 打千[da3 qian1])
 qǐng zuì to apologize humbly / to beg forgiveness
 qǐng cí to ask sb to resign from a post
 qǐng yuàn petition (for action to be taken)
便 qǐng biàn Please do as you wish! / You are welcome to do whatever you like! / Please make yourself at home.
 qǐng tiě invitation card / written invitation
 qǐng yīng to volunteer for military service / to offer oneself for an assignment
 qǐng gōng to request recognition for sb's merits / to recommend sb for promotion or an award
 qǐng diào to request a transfer
 qǐng lǐng to apply for (a subsidy, unemployment benefit etc)
 qǐng yuán to request help / to appeal (for assistance)
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 qǐng jià tiáo leave of absence request (from work or school)
 qǐng yuàn shū petition
 qǐng hē chá (lit.) to invite to tea / (fig.) (of police etc) to interrogate sb about their subversive political activities and warn them against further involvement
 qǐng qiú guó Requesting State
 qǐng yuàn gǔ Petitions Unit
 qǐng jūn rù wèng lit. please Sir, get into the boiling pot (idiom) / fig. to give sb a taste of his own medicine
 qǐng bié jiàn guài please don't be upset / no hard feelings / absit iniuria verbis / let injury by words be absent
 qǐng duō guān zhào please treat me kindly (conventional greeting on first meeting)
 qǐng gòu xì tǒng requisitioning system
 qǐng nín huí fù repondez s'il vous plait / R.S.V.P. / please reply
 qǐng qiú kuān shù to sue for mercy / to ask for forgiveness / begging for magnanimity
 qǐng wù dǎ rǎo please do not disturb
 qǐng wù xī yān No smoking / Please do not smoke
 qǐng xiān dēng lù please register first
 qǐng duō duō guān zhào pleased to meet you / enchanté
 qǐng qiú guó zhèng fǔ requesting government
 qǐng jiàng bù rú jī jiàng lit. to dispatch a general is not as effective as to excite a general / fig. inciting people to action is more effective than dispatching orders
 qǐng shén róng yì sòng shén nán it's easier to invite the devil in than to send him away
  on-site inspection on request
  standardized request for extradition
  Sub-Committee on Petitions and Information
  Sub-Committee on Petitions, Information and Assistance
Approximate Results for 请
 shēn qǐng to apply for sth / application (form etc) / CL:份[fen4]
 yāo qǐng to invite / invitation / CL:個|个[ge4]
 jìng qǐng please (do sth) (deferential form)
 pìn qǐng to engage / to hire (a lawyer etc)
 tí qǐng to propose
 yǒu qǐng to request the pleasure of seeing sb / to ask sb in / to ask sb to do sth (e.g. make a speech)
 yàn qǐng to entertain (for dinner) / to invite to dinner
 kěn qǐng to request earnestly
 bào qǐng to report, requesting approval / written request for instructions
 wù qǐng please (formal)
 yuē qǐng to invite / to issue an invitation
 yù qǐng to implore / to entreat
 yán qǐng to employ / to send for sb promising employment
 cù qǐng to urge
 chéng qǐng to submit (to superiors)
 bān qǐng to request / to call for
 chī qǐng to be a guest at a dinner party / to be wined and dined (as a bribe)
 huí qǐng to return an invitation
 shēng qǐng to make a formal request / formal request / to make a claim (law)
 zhāo qǐng to recruit / to take on (an employee)
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 shēn qǐng rén applicant
 shēn qǐng shū application / application form / petition (to higher authorities)
 shēn qǐng biǎo application form
 yāo qǐng hán invitation letter / CL:封[feng1]
 yāo qǐng sài invitation tournament (e.g. between schools or firms)
 fù jīng qǐng zuì lit. to bring a bramble and ask for punishment (idiom) / fig. to offer sb a humble apology
 bù qíng zhī qǐng my presumptuous request (humble expr.) / if I may be so bold to ask a favor
  leave request
  travel request
  requested party
  tracing request
 bèi qǐng qiú guó Requested State
 bù qǐng zì lái to turn up without being invited / unsolicited
 fù wù shēn qǐng request for services
 gāo xīn pìn qǐng to hire at a high salary
 lìng qǐng gāo míng please find sb better qualified than me (idiom)
 lín shí qǐng qiú contingency requests
 sān cuī sì qǐng to coax and plead
 xià miàn qǐng kàn please see below
 yuán zhù qǐng qiú assistance request
  circulation of applications
  on-call target
 bèi qǐng yuàn zhèng fǔ petitioned Government
 nèi bù shēn qǐng rén internal applicant
  technical assistance referral
  appraisal of requests for assistance
  reorder point / reorder level
 gé zhì yī xiàng shēn qǐng hold on an application
  Manager, Land Applications
  certified requisition
  registered applicant / applicant
 yuán zhù qǐng qiú huì zǒng biǎo Matrix of assistance requests
  extradition request writer tool (prov. / prop.)
  electronic cargo movement request system
饿- 10亿饿  Petition to End Hunger - 1 Billion Hungry Campaign / 1 billion hungry Petition to end Hunger
  gender-related claim to refugee status
  European Convention relating to the Formalities required for Patent Applications
  tasking cycle
 xiàng yī lā kè yùn sòng huò wù tòng zhī shū huò qǐng qiú shū Notification or Request to Ship Goods to Iraq
  Subcommittee on Small Territories, Petitions, Information and Assistance

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