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按照 àn zhào: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

按照 (àn zhào) English Meaning

  • according to
  • in accordance with
  • in the light of
  • on the basis of

Traditional Characters:  按照

按 forms words in:

照 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 他按照通常的方式讲话。
    Tā ànzhào tōngcháng de fāngshì jiǎnghuà.
    His speech followed the usual pattern.
  • 他按照自己的信念行事。
    Tā ànzhào zìjǐ de xìnniàn xíngshì.
    He acted in accordance with his beliefs.
  • 我们按照预定计划研读。
    Wǒmen ànzhào yùdìng jìhuà yándú.
    We study according to the schedule.
  • 该书已按照现代版式制作。
    Gāi shū yǐ ànzhào xiàndài bǎnshì zhìzuò.
    The book has been produced in a modern format.
  • 老师按照身高给孩子们排队。
    Lǎoshī ànzhào shēngāo gěi háizimen páiduì.
    The teacher lined the children up in order of height.
  • 按照累进税制,收入多者多纳税。
    Ànzhào lěijìn shuìzhì, shōurù duō zhě duō nàshuì.
    In a graduated tax scheme the more one earns, the more one pays.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

按 (àn): to press; to push; to leave aside or shelve; to control; to restrain; to keep one's hand on; to check or refer to; according to; in the light of; (of an editor or author) to make a comment

  •  (shou): hand
  •  (ān): safe; secure; content; calm; still; quiet; in good health; to find a place for; to install; to fix; to fit; to bring (a charge against sb); to pacify; to harbor (good intentions); security; safety; peace; ampere

照 (zhào): according to; in accordance with; to shine; to illuminate; to reflect; to look at (one's reflection); to take (a photo); photo; as requested; as before

  • 昭(zhāo): bright; clear; manifest; to show clearly
  • 灬(biāo): fire, legs

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 按

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  • 按摩 (àn mó): massage

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 照

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 按照(àn zhào): according to; in accordance with; in the light of; on the basis of
  • 照(zhào): according to; in accordance with; to shine; to illuminate; to reflect; to look at (one’s reflection); to take (a photo); photo; as requested; as before

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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