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xiě
v. write; paint; compose (musical or literary work); describe, depict
    cover (for )
    roof (for )
'写' is part of the following simplified words:
 泻
'写' is part of the following traditional words:
 瀉

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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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
chāo xiě
v. transcribe, copy
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zài xiě yí biàn .
phr. Write it again.
tīng xiě
v./n. dictate, dictation
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tā dú shū de shí hou huì bá yǒu yòng de huà chāo xiě zài bǐ jì běn shàng
phr. He will transcribe useful words into a notebook when he is reading.
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nǐ yòng zhōng wén xiě de zuò wén zhēn bú cuò .
phr. The essay you wrote in Chinese is really good.
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wǒ gāng cái zhèng zài xiě xìn ne .
phr. I was writing a letter just now.
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nà běn shū shì bīng xīn xiě de .
phr. That book was written by Bing Xin.
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zhè běn shū xiě de tíng hǎo de .
phr. This book is well written.
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guān yú zhè cì shí jiàn huó dòng, nǐ zuì háo xiě gè jiǎn dān de zǒng jié ba
phr. About this practice you had better write a brief summary.
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suī rán tā néng xiě hàn zì, dàn shì bú huì shuō hàn yǔ .
phr. Though he could write Chinese characters, he was not able to speak Chinese.
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tā men liǎ zài bǐ shuí xiě de kuài .
phr. They were competing to see who wrote faster.
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mén shàng xiě zhe ' bàn gōng shì ' de zì yàng .
phr. On the door was the word 'Office'.
xiě xìn
v. write a letter
xiě zì
v. write characters or words
xiě zhào
n. portrayal
shóu xiě
v./n. write by hand; handwriting
qīng miáo dàn xiě
phr. sketch in light shades, play down, deemphasize, touch on lightly
xiě shēng
v./n. to sketch from life to paint or draw from nature; life painting, site drawing
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zhè fēng xìn shì xié géi wǒ de
phr. This letter is written to me.
xiě yì
n./adj. freehand (drawing, painting etc), spontaneous expression; relaxed, enjoyable, comfortable
xiě hàn zì
phr. write Chinese characters
xiě shī
phr. write a poem
sù xiě huà
n. sketch
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qǐng zài xiě yí biàn .
phr. Please write one more time.