菜 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

菜 in English

cài

  • dish (type of food)
  • vegetable
  • cuisine
  • CL:盤|盘[pan2],道[dao4]
  • (coll.) (one's) type

HSK levels

Components

  • (cao): vegetable
  • (zhao): claw
  • (mù): tree
  • (cǎi): to pick; to pluck; to collect; to select; to choose; to gather;

Characters with the same pronunciation

Sentences examples with 菜

  • 那些菜,我都喜欢吃。
    Nàxiē cài, wǒ dōu xǐhuān chī.
  • 今天我做了三个菜。
    Jīntiān wǒ zuòle sān gè cài.
  • 今天妈妈坐了很多菜。
    Jīntiān māmā zuòle hěnduō cài.
  • 先生,请问您什么时候开始点菜?
    Xiānshēng, qǐngwèn nín shénme shíhòu kāishǐ diǎn cài?
  • 这个菜做得还可以。
    Zhège cài zuò dé hái kěyǐ.

Words containing 菜, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (cài): dish (type of food); vegetables; vegetable; cuisine; CL:盘[pan2] ,道[dao4]

HSK 3 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list