cheng2 =
ch + (e)ng2

honest / sincere / true | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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cheng2 =
ch + (e)ng2

surname Cheng | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

cheng2 =
ch + (e)ng2

to succeed / to finish / to complete / to accomplish / to become / to turn into / to be all right / OK! / one tenth | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a progress bar stuck at 99%. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


Charlie Chaplin is queuing at Stonehenge's entrance, which is blocked by a neuron until the progress bar above shows 100%. Unfortunately it has been stuck at 99% for two hours now. If it doesn't finish soon, Charlie will get completely mad and destroy the neuron himself with his spear. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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mo4 =
m + o4

see 万俟[Mo4 qi2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wan4 =
w + an4

surname Wan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wan4 =
w + an4

ten thousand / a great number | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As mnemonic symbol I choose a neuron, since each neuron is said to connect to 10000 others. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


Willy Walrus needs to dig up the floor in Anchor Inn's bathroom, but he is tired of doing so manually with a plough. To make his life easier, he sets up a wind wheel for electricity, connects a neuron to the wind wheel and the plough to transmit the electricity and uses his new DIY electric plough to dig much faster. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel (phonetic "myeon"), an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 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,
almost 3 years ago


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jue2 =
ju + e2

"vertical stroke with hook" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 6) / see also 豎鉤|竖钩[shu4 gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doesn't 亅 look like a crowbar? Zeus (ju-) shows off his mighty crowbars (亅) in the entrance of the Erechtheion (-e2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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ge1 =
g + e1

surname Ge | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ge1 =
g + e1

spear | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Guy Fawkes (g) practises his archery skills in front of the Erechtheion (e1). He uses a bow (弋) to shoot a spear (戈) right into a banana (丿). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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丿
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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,
almost 3 years ago


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丿
+
yi4 =
y + Ø4

to shoot | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Maud Younger is practising her shooting skills with a bow in the bathroom of the space station. The character just looks like a bow with an arrow, which is going to be shot to the left hand side. There's a feather on the bow. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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yan2 =
y + an2

"speech" or "words" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 149) / see also 言字旁[yan2 zi4 pang2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yan2 =
y + an2

words / speech / to say / to talk | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The horizontal lines look like sound waves that emerge from an opening: I'll resemble 言 by a megaphone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago

Maud Younger rushes into Anchor Inn and just inside the entrance she uses a megaphone to loudly announce that the world revolution will soon start. She also tells the people that she has berets for everyone so that everyone will be able to be in style for the revolution. However she doesn't tell that she prepared the berets in another way: to each beret, she attached a mandarin via two capacitors which forms a formidable antenna, so that after the revolution, she'll be able to transmit her speeches directly to the wearers' brains. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago


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tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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,
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, about 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


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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,
almost 3 years ago


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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the traditional variant of .

is not part of the HSK.

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

ch

Charlie Chaplin - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
(e)ng2

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 2 years ago

In Stonehenge's kitchen - Mnemonic by Matthias, 11 months ago | add a painting

Words with


cheng2

shi2
honest / honesty / honorable / truthful (HSK level 4)

cheng2

ken3
sincere / honest / cordial (HSK level 5)

zhong1

cheng2
devoted / loyal / fidelity / loyalty (HSK level 6)

cheng2

zhi4
sincere / cordial (HSK level 6)

cheng2

ran2
indeed / true! (I agree with you)

cheng2

xin4
genuine / honest / in good faith / honesty / integrity

xin1

yue4

cheng2

fu2
cheerful and committed (idiom from Mencius 孟子) / delighted and sincerely willing

chi4

cheng2
utterly sincere / wholly devoted

cheng2

xin1
sincerity

zhen1

cheng2
true / sincere / genuine

tan3

cheng2
candid / frank / plain dealing

li3

jia1

cheng2
Sir Li Ka-shing (1928-), Hong Kong businessman

qian2

cheng2
pious / devout / sincere

tan3

cheng2

xiang1

jian4
to trust one another fully / to treat sb with sincerity

jing1

cheng2
sincerity / absolute good faith

re4

cheng2
devotion / fervor

tou2

cheng2
to defect / to surrender / to capitulate

cheng2

xin1

cheng2

yi4
earnestly and sincerely (idiom); with all sincerity

cheng2

huang2

cheng2

kong3
in fear and trepidation (idiom); in reverence before your majesty (court formula of humility)

kai1

cheng2

bu4

gong1
variant of 開誠布公|开诚布公[kai1 cheng2 bu4 gong1]

kai1

cheng2

bu4

gong1
lit. deal sincerely and fairly (idiom); frank and open-minded / plain speaking / Let's talk frankly and openly between ourselves. / to put one's cards on the table

cheng2

yi4
sincerity / good faith

jie2

cheng2
wholeheartedly

cheng2

du3
honest / sincere and serious

cheng2

xin1

shi2

yi4
earnestly and sincerely (idiom) / with all sincerity

cheng2

xin1

suo3

yuan4
so be it / amen

cheng2

fu2
absolute conviction / to submit totally

cheng2

pu3
simple and sincere

cheng2

pin4
to seek to recruit / to invite job applications from

li3

cheng2

en1
Euna Li, US-Korean woman journalist imprisoned as spy by North Korea in 2009

zhi4

cheng2
sincere

jing1

cheng2

suo3

jia1

,

jin1

shi2

wei4

kai1
lit. sincerity splits open metal and metal (idiom); if you put your heart to it, you can break up metal and rocks / With a will, you can achieve anything.

zhang1

cheng2

ze2
Jang Seong-taek or Chang Sŏngt'aek (1946-), brother-in-law of Kim Jong-il 金正日[Jin1 Zheng4 ri4], uncle and regent of Kim Jongeun 金正恩[Jin1 Zheng4 en1]

qiao3

zha4

bu4

ru2

zhuo1

cheng2
the unvarnished truth is better than a cunning ruse (idiom) / honesty is the best policy

meng4

si1

cheng2
Maeng Saseong (1360-1438), Korean politician of the Goryeo-Joseon transition, famous for his honesty and wisdom

qian1

cheng2
modest and sincere / humble

chi4

cheng2

xiang1

dai4
to treat utterly sincerely / open and above board in dealing with sb

chi4

cheng2

xiang4

jian4
candidly sharing confidences

yi1

bing3

qian2

cheng2
earnestly and sincerely (idiom); devoutly

kai1

cheng2
to be honest / to show sincerity

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