mo4
= m + o4
tip / end / final stage / latter part / inessential detail / powder / dust / opera role of old man
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It took me a long time, but I found a way to create mnemonics clearly distinguishing and . In each of these mnemonics, you'll find a flute corresponding to the size of the first horizontal stroke: In the case of , this comic, it's a huge flute, while in the case of it was very small. In the mnemonic for , you'll find the flute at the bottom of the tree. This way, I'll never mix up , , and .

serves as component for other characters, and it's hard to find a symbol for it. I ultimately decided for Jehovah's Witness, stemming from the word , "judgement day". Jehovah's Witness will appear in the stories for the Chinese characters that use as component, e.g. in the stories for , , , and so on.


Composition: 末 = 一 + 木

mo4 =
m + o4

tip / end / final stage / latter part / inessential detail / powder / dust / opera role of old man | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mahatma Gandhi set up a giant flute on a Christmas tree, trying to raise awareness for the Roof of the World in Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom. He chose the flute and the tree as symbols for the sky and nature, but as Jehovah’s Witness enters, she thinks it's the sky that has fallen down on our heads, and the end of days is ultimately there. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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yi1 =
y + Ø1

one / 1 / single / a (article) / as soon as / entire / whole / all / throughout / "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Maud Younger (y) plays her flute (一) in front of the space station (Ø1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
mu4 =
mu + Ø4

surname Mu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Malte Monkey is putting up a Christmas tree in the bathroom of the space station. He puts up a cross, on which he puts eight balls (as Christmas balls). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
ba1 =
b + a1

eight / 8 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: eightball.

Beelzebub (b-) is balancing two eightballs in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse (-a1): One on a banana (丿) and one on a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
丿
+
丿
pie3 =
pi + e3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 4) / see 撇[pie3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 丿

Pocahontas (pi-) is watching a giant banana (丿) inside the Erectheion (-e3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
丿
+
xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
shi2 =
sh + Ø2

ten / 10 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh-) is investigating a very strange thing, which just arrived at the entrance of the space station (-2): A big pyramid made of ten (十) crosses (十), which are in turn made out of flutes (一) and dinosaur bones (丨). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=

+
yi1 =
y + Ø1

one / 1 / single / a (article) / as soon as / entire / whole / all / throughout / "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Maud Younger (y) plays her flute (一) in front of the space station (Ø1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
gun3 =
gu + (e)n3

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 2) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a dinosaur bone when it appears in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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
o4

In Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


zhou1

mo4
weekend (HSK level 3)

fen3

mo4
fine powder / dust (HSK level 6)

xi4

zhi1

mo4

jie2
minor details / trifles

rou4

mo4
ground meat

yue4

mo4
end of month / late in the month

ben3

mo4

dao4

zhi4
lit. to invert root and branch (idiom); fig. confusing cause and effect / to stress the incidental over the fundamental / to put the cart before the horse

mo4

dai4
final generation

mo4

duan1
tip / extremity

mo4

ri4
last day / end / final days / doomsday

mo4

ri4
Judgment Day (in Christian eschatology)

mo4

liao3
in the end

shi4

ji4

mo4
end of the century

mo4

wei3
end / tip / extremity

sui4

mo4
flecks / particles / bits / fine powder

mo4

qi1
end (of a period) / last part / final phase

ju4

mo4
sawdust

mo4

jie2
inessentials / minor detail

mo4

lu4
end of the road / final road / fig. dead end / impasse

mo4

shao1
tip / end / last few days

mo4

nian2
the final years (of a regime)

qiang2

nu3

zhi1

mo4
lit. an arrow at the end of its flight (idiom) / fig. spent force

na4

me5
variant of 那麼|那么[na4 me5]

mo4

zi5
powder / dust

jie4

mo5
mustard / wasabi

mo4

shi4
last phase (of an age)

shi3

mo4
whole story / the ins and outs

nian2

mo4
end of the year

qi1

mo4
end of term

mo4

ban1

che1
last bus or train / last chance

mo4

r5
powder / puree

sui4

mo4
end of the year

mo4

shao1

shen2

jing1
peripheral nerve

mo4

ming2

jiang3

pin3
booby prize / wooden spoon

mo4

fu2
middle ten days of August, the last of 三伏 sān fú, three hottest periods of the year

zhan4

guo2

mo4
late Warring States period, c. 250-221 BC before the First Emperor's Qin Dynasty

mo4

ren4
(of the holder of an official post which no longer exists) the last (incumbent)

mo4

dai4

huang2

di4
the Last Emperor, biopic of Pu Yi 溥儀|溥仪 by Bernardo Bertolucci

wei1

mo4
tiny / negligible

yuan2

mo4
final years of Yuan dynasty (1279-1368) / mid 14th century

shi4

ji4

mo4

nian2
final years of the century

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