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suǒ

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suǒ Meaning

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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
suǒ | suo3
English translation
actually
place
classifier for houses, small buildings, institutions etc
that which
particle introducing a relative clause or passive
CL:
>[gè]
place, location; "that which", a particle introducing a passive clause

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About suǒ

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Number of strokes

8

Traditional form

suǒ

Contains the radical

Part of speech

Conjunction / 连词 lián cí Lián cí

Learning hint

An axe  jīn swung at a door 

Etymology of suǒ

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Type

ideographic

Positional decomposition

户斤

Explanation

Phonosemantic compound. jīn represents the meaning and represents the sound. The contribution of jīn (axe) to the meaning is unclear.

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Example sentences using suǒ

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防病治病 zhì bìng hǎo , 所以 suǒyǐ Cóng 现在 xiànzài 开始 kāishǐ 照顾 zhàogu hǎo de 心脏 xīnzàng .

Prevention is better than cure, so start looking after your heart now.

shì 街坊 jiē fāng shǎng 所有 suǒyǒu 孩子 háizi de hǎo 阿姨 āyí .

She is a good aunt to all the children in the neighbourhood.

Fèi le hǎo de jìn cái 所有 suǒyǒu de 衣服 yīfu dōu Sāi le 进去 jìn qù .

She packed all the clothes in after much trouble.

这个 zhè ge 孩子 háizi Zēng zài suǒ jiào hǎo de 学校 xuéxiào 受过教育 jiàoyù .

The child was trained up in a good school.

所有 suǒyǒu de 破旧 pò jiù 衣服 yīfu dōu kuài hǎo le .

All the worn - out clothes have been nearly patched up.

Words with suǒ

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
所以 suǒyǐ therefore所以 suǒyǐ
suǒ place suǒ
所有 suǒyǒu all所有 suǒyǒu
所谓 suǒ wèi so-called所謂
有所 yǒu suǒ somewhat有所 yǒu suǒ
所在 suǒ zài place所在 suǒ zài
厕所 cèsuǒ toilet廁所
之所以 zhī suǒ yǐ the reason why之所以 zhī suǒ yǐ
无所谓 wúsuǒwèi to be indifferent無所謂
场所 chǎngsuǒ location場所
研究所 yán jiū suǒ research institute研究所 yán jiū suǒ
事务所 shì wù suǒ office事務所
派出所 pài chū suǒ local police station派出所 pài chū suǒ
所得 suǒ dé one's gains所得 suǒ dé
诊所 zhěn suǒ clinic診所
所致 suǒ zhì to be caused by所致 suǒ zhì
所属 suǒ shǔ belonging to所屬
交易所 jiāo yì suǒ exchange交易所 jiāo yì suǒ
一无所知 yī wú suǒ zhī without an inkling一無所知
所长 suǒ cháng what one is good at所長
所作所为 suǒ zuò suǒ wéi one's conduct and deeds所作所為
前所未有 qián suǒ wèi yǒu unprecedented前所未有 qián suǒ wèi yǒu
所在地 suǒ zài dì location所在地 suǒ zài dì
住所 zhù suǒ habitation住所 zhù suǒ
所有权 suǒ yǒu quán ownership所有權

suǒ Decomposition & Compounds

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suǒ Decomposition

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suǒ Compounds

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