zhào
prep. according to
Other meanings
[zhào]   v./prep. shine; towards
[zhào]   v. take a photo; light up
[zhào]   v. reflect (in a mirror)
[zhào]   char. photograph; license, permit; to take care of; to notify; to compare; to understand
    fire
 n/a 
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
EXAMPLES
àn zhào
prep. according to, on the basis of, in the way of
zhào lì
adv. as a rule, as usual
zhào bàn
v. follow the rules, do as instructed, play by the book, comply with a request
zhào jià
phr. according to the set price
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tā hěn yuàn yì zhào wǒ de yào jià fù qián
phr. He is quite willing to pay the price I asked.
zhào chāo
v. to copy word by word