卡 – traditionally means ‘stuck’ is comprised of the characters 上 ‘up’ and 下 ‘down’. It is a pictorial way to illustrate it is neither up or down. It can even be seen as both up and down. It is pronounced as ‘kar’ in Cantonese and it is often used to pronounce words/names in foreign [...] Continue Reading »
Han characters (漢字), also known as Chinese characters are generally make up of a number of principals, one of which is pictograph.