qian3 =
qi + an3

punishment / scold | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The Queen of Hearts (qi) finds a dispatch (遣) has been posted to the Anchor Inn's (an3) advertising column (讠) scolding (谴) her reign. Angrily the tears down the dispatch and puts on her own one threatening with punishment (谴) to anyone who posts a dispatch criticizing (谴) her reign. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 12 days 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

This character looks like a big "i" (like in information), and I'll represent it by an advertising column.

Maud Younger (y) gives a speech (讠) standing on top of an advertising column (讠) just inside the Anchor Inn's entrance (an2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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qian3 =
qi + an3

dispatch | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a dispatch (ger. "Depesche", the old fashioned letter). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 12 days ago | add a painting


The Queen of Hearts (qi) wants to get a coat made out of mosquitoes, so she dispatches (遣) the bounty hunter (追) to go hunt mosquitoes (虫) for her in the Anchor Inn (an3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 11 months ago | add a painting



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chong2 =
chu + (e)ng2

lower form of animal life, including insects, insect larvae, worms and similar creatures / CL:條|条[tiao2],隻|只[zhi1] / person with a particular undesirable characteristic | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Chantal Chicken and a mosquito are taking part in a dart contest just inside the entrance of Stonehenge. The dart board is hanging in the middle of the entrance, and Chantal and the mosquito are standing to the sides. Over each of them a large fake nose is hovering: the loser will be covered in grey goose as punishment. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

China / Chinese / surname Zhong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A dart board. George Giant Squid (zhu-) is improvising a dart board (中) in front of Stonehenge (-(e)ng1): He's throwing dinosaur bones (丨) as darts on a big mandarin (口) as dart board. He always hits the mandarin right in the middle, so he's a bit bored. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

zhong4 =
zhu + (e)ng4

to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: dinosaur bone.

Gitta Giraffe (gu-) found a gorgeous dinosaur bone (丨) in the Forbidden City (-(e)n3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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mou3 =
m + ou3

old variant of 某[mou3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

si1 =
s + Ø1

old variant of 私[si1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a fake nose! Socrates (s) is wearing his fake nose (厶) in outer space, in front of the space station (Ø1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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dui1 =
du + ei1

to sculpt / to carve / musical instrument (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhui1 =
zhu + ei1

to chase after / to seek / to do one's utmost to seek or procure sth / to recall | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a bounty hunter.

George Giant Squid stole the bounty hunter's gladiator sandals, and now the bounty hunter chases George. In front of the Eiffel Tower, George found no better hideout than a stashed filing cabinet in which he hides. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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𠂤
xx5

to store up / to pile up | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 𠂤

Mnemonic symbol: a filing cabinet. A filing cabinet full of bananas and safety glasses. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


𠂤
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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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

𠂤
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丿
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yi3 =
y + Ø3

old variant of 以[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a cool pair of safety glasses. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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chuo4 =
chu + o4

to walk (side part of split character) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Chantal Chicken tries out her new gladiator sandals in Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting


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HSK level: 6

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

qi

"qi" is for the Queen of Hearts. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
an3

In Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


qian3

ze2
to denounce / to condemn / to criticize / condemnation / criticism (HSK level 6)

qian3

ze2

xiao3

shuo1
novel of denunciation (according to Lu Xun's 鲁迅 classification)

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