dai1 =
d + ai1

foolish / stupid / expressionless / blank / to stay | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The fool wants to make fun of Don Quixote in front of the palace. To fool him, he set up a Christmas tree to look like a huge animal by putting a mandarin on top which looks like the head of the animal. Don Quixote thinks he met his arch enemy and starts to charge the construction, much to the fool's delight. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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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,
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


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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


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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


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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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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

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

d

Don Quixote - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ai1

"ai1" is in front of the palace. Remember it by recalling that "Palais of Versailles" contains two times "ai". - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


fa1

dai1
to stare blankly / to be stunned / to be lost in thought (HSK level 6)

dai1

ban3
stiff / inflexible / also pr. [ai2 ban3]

lao3

nian2

chi1

dai1

zheng4
senile dementia / Alzheimer's disease

mu4

deng4

kou3

dai1
dumbstruck (idiom); stupefied / stunned

dai1

ben4
dimwitted

dai1

zhi4
dull / lifeless / sluggish

dai1

zi5
fool / sucker

shu1

dai1

zi5
bookworm / pedant / bookish fool

chi1

dai1
imbecility / dementia

chi1

dai1
imbecility / dementia

dai1

zhang4
bad debt

dai1

zhang4
bad debt

lao3

nian2

xing4

chi1

dai1

zheng4
senile dementia

lao3

nian2

chi1

dai1
senile dementia / Alzheimer's disease

dai1

zhu4
to be dumbfounded / to be astonished

jing1

dai1
stupefied / stunned

dai1

hui4

r5
see 待會兒|待会儿[dai1 hui4 r5]

dai1

gen1
fool / stupid

dai1

gua1
idiot / fool

dai1

ruo4

mu4

ji1
lit. dumb as a wooden chicken (idiom); fig. dumbstruck

shuai4

dai1

le5
awesome / brilliant / magnificent

chi1

dai1

zheng4
dementia

mu4

guang1

dai1

zhi4
to have a lifeless look in one's eyes (idiom)

mu4

zheng1

kou3

dai1
lit. eye startled, mouth struck dumb (idiom); stunned / stupefied

mu4

zheng1

kou3

dai1
stunned / dumbstruck

kan4

dai1
to gape at / to stare blankly / to stare in rapture / to stare in awe

ai3

dai1

bing4
cretinism

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