mu4
= mu + Ø4
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You can't escape the All-Seeing Eye

The eye is a very important Chinese character. If you turn it by 90 degrees, you can imagine to see an actual eye. But don't be fooled: and are characters on their own.


Composition: 目 = 囗 + 二

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

eye / item / section / list / catalogue / table of contents / order (taxonomy) / goal / name / title | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: the Eye of Providence (目).

Malte Monkey (mu-) is unpacking a wooden box (囗) full of capacitors (二). He's afraid that the Eye of Providence (目) will see him, so he does it secretly in the space station's bathroom (-Ø4). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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,
almost 3 years ago

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

mu

Malte Monkey - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


jie2

mu4
program / item (on a program) / CL:臺|台[tai2],個|个[ge4],套[tao4] (HSK level 3)

mu4

di4
purpose / aim / goal / target / objective / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

mu4

biao1
target / goal / objective / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

mu4

qian2
at the present time / currently (HSK level 5)

mu4

lu4
catalog / table of contents / directory (on computer hard drive) / list / contents (HSK level 5)

ti2

mu4
subject / title / topic / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

xiang4

mu4
item / project / sports event / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

ju3

shi4

zhu3

mu4
to receive worldwide attention (HSK level 6)

ke1

mu4
subject (HSK level 6)

yi1

mu4

liao3

ran2
obvious at a glance (idiom) (HSK level 6)

lan2

mu4
regular column or segment (in a publication or broadcast program) / program (TV or radio) (HSK level 6)

yi1

mu4

liao3

ran2
obvious at a glance (idiom) (HSK level 6)

shu4

mu4
amount / number (HSK level 6)

mu4

du3
to witness / to see at first hand / to see with one's own eyes (HSK level 6)

mu4

guang1
sight / vision / view / gaze / look (HSK level 6)

mang2

mu4
blind / blindly / ignorant / lacking understanding (HSK level 6)

gua1

mu4

xiang1

kan4
to esteem someone's progress / to give increased respect / to see someone in a new light / also: 刮目相待

mu4

kong1

yi1

qie4
the eye can see nothing worthwhile all around (idiom); arrogant / condescending / supercilious

zhu3

mu4
to focus attention upon

qin1

yan3

mu4

du3
to see for oneself / to see with one's own eyes

xing3

mu4
eye-grabbing (headline) / striking (illustration)

er3

mu4
eyes and ears / sb's attention or notice / information / knowledge / spies

ju3

mu4

wu2

qin1
to look up and see no-one familiar (idiom); not having anyone to rely on / without a friend in the world

er3

ru2

mu4

ran3
to be influenced

fan3

mu4
to quarrel / to fall out with sb

ju3

mu4
to look / to raise one's eyes

mu4

jing4
eyepiece

mu4

xuan4
dizzy / dazzled

mian4

mu4
appearance / facial features / look

mu4

ji1
to see with one's own eyes / to witness

fan3

mu4

cheng2

chou2
to become enemies (idiom); to fall out with sb

shu3

mu4

cun4

guang1
short-sighted

mu4

ji1

zhe3
eyewitness

ju4

mu4
repertoire / list of plays or operas

guo4

mu4
to look over

mu4

wu2

fa3

ji4
with no regard for law or discipline (idiom); flouting the law and disregarding all rules / in complete disorder

shang3

xin1

yue4

mu4
warms the heart and delights the eye (idiom) / pleasing / delightful

zhang4

mu4
an item in accounts / an entry

xuan4

mu4
dazzling / blindingly bright

mei2

mu5
progress / prospect of solution / sign of positive outcome

Example sentences for

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Hanzicraft
MDBG
The English Wikipedia
The English Wiktionary
stroke-order.learningweb.moe.edu.tw
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