men2
= m + (e)n2
gate / door / CL:扇[shan4] / gateway / doorway / CL:個|个[ge4] / opening / valve / switch / way to do something / knack / family / house / (religious) sect / school (of thought) / class / category / phylum or division (taxonomy) / classifier for large guns / classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology
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Gandhi's Revenge

I like this mnemonic because do you see that little dot in the upper left corner of ? That's Gandhi, waiting to strike! I had some troubles remembering the stroke order, but now I know that Gandhi comes first, then the gate.


can not be decomposed into smaller units.

men2 =
m + (e)n2

surname Men | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

men2 =
m + (e)n2

gate / door / CL:扇[shan4] / gateway / doorway / CL:個|个[ge4] / opening / valve / switch / way to do something / knack / family / house / (religious) sect / school (of thought) / class / category / phylum or division (taxonomy) / classifier for large guns / classifier for lessons, subjects, branches of technology | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mahatma Gandhi wants his revenge on the Chinese emperor! Like a spider he sits in the upper left corner of the Forbidden City's entrance, ready to strike with the trap door he installed in the floor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago

Wikimedia Commons:Stroke Order Project

门 order 04913f8deb0589cd92af6fdb9d4c0cc72c2e7307f7773068796496e1ad0279f2

appears as component in

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 2

Pronunciation: Gorodish elements and their mnemonics (what's this?)

m

Mahatma Gandhi - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
(e)n2

Just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


zhuan1

men2
specialist / specialized / customized (HSK level 4)

bu4

men2
department / branch / section / division / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

men2

zhen3
outpatient service (HSK level 6)

re4

men2
popular / hot / in vogue (HSK level 6)

men2

lang2
stoop / parvis / portico / patio / veranda

gang1

men2
anus

bi4

men2

geng1
lit. closed-door soup (idiom) / refusal to let sb in

kai1

men2

hong2
a good beginning

qiao1

men2

zhuan1
lit. a brick as a door knocker (idiom); fig. a temporary expedient / to use sb as a stepping stone to fortune

men2

luo2
Monroe

guan1

men2
to close a door / to lock a door / (of a shop etc) to close (for the night, or permanently)

men2

kou3
doorway / gate / CL:個|个[ge4]

na3

men2

zi5
(coll.) (emphasizing a rhetorical question) what / what kind / why on earth

kai1

men2

jian4

shan1
lit. to open the door and see the mountain; fig. to get right to the point (idiom)

men2

jiang4
official gatekeeper / goalkeeper (soccer, hockey etc)

suo3

luo2

men2
Solomon (name)

men2

zi5
door / doorman (old) / hanger-on of an aristocrat / social influence / pull / classifier for relatives, marriages etc

men2

huan2
door knocker (in the shape of a ring)

fang2

dao4

men2
entrance door (for apartment)

tu2

tan3

ka3

men2
Tutankhamen

men2

jing4
access

qiao4

men2
a trick / an ingenious method / know-how / the knack (of doing sth)
西
xi1

men2
surname Ximen

qiu2

men2
goalmouth (in soccer)

chu1

men2
to go out / to go on a journey / away from home

nao3

men2
forehead

zheng4

men2
main entrance / main gate / portal

a1

men2
amen (loanword)

fa2

men2
valve (mechanical)

ju4

zhi1

men2

wai4
to lock one's door and refuse to see sb

da4

men2
entrance / door / gate / large and influential family

qi4

men2
valve (esp. tire valve) / accelerator (obsolete term for 油門|油门) / stigma (zool.) / spiracle

men2

sheng1
disciple / student (of a famous master)

men2

dang1

hu4

dui4
the families are well-matched in terms of social status (idiom) / (of a prospective marriage partner) an appropriate match
西
xi1

men2

zi3
Siemens (company name)

men2

lu4
way of doing sth / the right social connection

men2

hu4
door / strategic gateway / portal / faction / sect / family status / family / web portal

shou3

men2

yuan2
goal-keeper

ao4

men2
Macao / Aomen / Macau

po4

men2
to burst or force open a door / to excommunicate sb (from the Roman Catholic Church) / to score a goal (in football, hockey etc)

Example sentences for

 
return - out - (le) - southern heavenly gate - escape - return - mountain of flowers and fruit - go - (le)
He ran out of the Southern Heavenly Gate and returned to the Mountain of Flowers and Fruit

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