- 如 [rú]
- （适合;依照） in compliance with; according to:
in compliance with your instructions; 如命
perfectly satisfied 遂心如意- （如同; 像） like; as; as if:
as solid as a rock; 安如磐石
as dear to each other as members of one family; 亲如一家- （用于否定: 及; 比得上） can compare with; be as good as:
The time isn't as important as the terrain; but the terrain isn't as important as unity with the people. 天时不如地利，地利不如人和。
I'm not as good as he is.; I can't compare with him. 我不如他。- （例如） for instance; for example; such as; as:
The Tang Dynasty produced a host of great poets, such as Li Bai, Du Fu and Bai Juyi. 唐朝有许多大诗人，如李白、杜甫、白居易等。- （到; 往） go to:
go to the toilet 如厕
- （如果） if:
If you can't come, please ring me up. 如不能来，请打电话告诉我。
The problem will not be difficult to solve, if properly handled. 如处理得当，问题不难解决。
- （姓氏） a surname:
Ru Chun 如淳
A string of one or more characters used to separate or organize elements of computer programs or data; for example, parentheses, blank character, arithmetic operator, if, "BEGIN".
She is not so kind as simple.
I may as well die as marry him.
Success lies not so much as in luck as in hard work.
I lay down not so much to sleep as to think.
I knew if I kept at it I should succeed.
If I were in your shoes.
I wouldn't worry about it, if I were you.