In China, people drive on the right side, but in England, people drive on the left side. To drive on the left or the right, that is the question. Therefore, our word of the week is 左 – ‘left’.

Pronunciation

左 is pronounced zuǒ.

Meaning

The character 左 (zuǒ) in Oracle bone script resembles a left hand, which is a semi-enclosed structure, symbolizing the concept of “left.”

Examples:

左撇子(zuǒ piě zi)

Meaning: Left-handed person.

左顾右盼(zuǒ gù yòu pàn)

Meaning: To glance right and left, to look around.

左思右想(zuǒ sī yòu xiǎng)

Meaning: Think from different angles, think thoroughly.

פתח את הצ'אט
.EWCCשלום, ברוכים הבאים ל
?שמי אירנה איך אני יכולה לעזור לך היום