1.4.0 - Characters (Optional)

1. 偏旁 Radical:

The radical "", called the “standing person - 单人旁 [dān rén páng]” radical. It’s often used on the left side of a Chinese character. And it’s usually related to people. For example:

2. When writing these characters, pay attention to the Writing Rules of Chinese Characters:


先横后竖, 先撇后捺。

The way of writing Chinese characters:

from top to bottom, from left to right;

horizontal before vertical, left-falling before right-falling.

3. Look at the stroke order and practice writing the characters of new words.

HSK 2 Lesson 1 - Characters.pdf