tu2 =
tu + Ø2

way / route / road | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Just inside the entrance of the space station (Ø2), Tommy Turtle (tu) is contemplating two different ways (途) to get back to earth. There is a sedan chair (余) but no one to carry it on the one hand, and there is a pair of worn gladiator sandals (辶) on the other hand. - Mnemonic by Matthias, 9 months ago | add a painting



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yu2 =
yu + Ø2

surname Yu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yu2 =
yu + Ø2

(archaic) I / me / variant of 餘|余[yu2], surplus | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yu2 =
yu + Ø2

extra / surplus / remaining / remainder after division / (following numerical value) or more / in excess of (some number) / residue (math.) / after / I / me | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Just inside the entrance of the space station, Aphrodite finally has the chance to feel like an emperor. In zero gravity she doesn't need anyone to carry the sedan chair she's sitting on. She set up two sewage pipes right opposite of each other, so as soon as she shoots out of one she enters the other and is redirected to the first one. In this way she can ride her sedan chair in an infinite loop. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: 余车 means "emperor's carriage", and I'll thus represent 余 with a sedan chair. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ji2 =
ji + Ø2

variant of 集[ji2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a pointed cap. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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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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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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,
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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xx5

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

Let's say this is a sewage pipe which sticks out of the floor. The horizontal line is the floor level, and 小 below it represents the stuff in the earth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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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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xiao3 =
xi + ao3

small / tiny / few / young | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie ist pulling a trick in the Taos Pueblo. She's putting a crowbar on the floor and balancing an eightball on it, presenting it as a small daisy. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 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
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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,
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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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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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, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

tu

Tommy Turtle - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Ø2

Just insite the space station's entrance - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


qian2

tu2
prospects / future outlook / journey (HSK level 5)

yong4

tu2
use / application (HSK level 5)

chang2

tu2
long distance (HSK level 5)

ban4

tu2

er2

fei4
to give up halfway (idiom); leave sth unfinished (HSK level 6)

tu2

jing4
way / channel (HSK level 6)

mi2

tu2

zhi1

fan3
to get back on the right path / to mend one's ways

shu1

tu2

tong2

gui1
different routes to the same destination (idiom); fig. different means of achieve the same end

gui1

tu2
the way back / one's journey home

mi2

tu2
to lose one's way

qian2

tu2

wu2

liang4
to have boundless prospects

lu:3

tu2
journey / trip

tu2

jing1
to pass through / via / by way of

chang2

tu2

ba2

she4
long and difficult trek

qi2

tu2
fork in a road / wrong road

dao4

ting1

tu2

shuo1
gossip / hearsay / rumor

wu4

ru4

qi2

tu2
to take a wrong step in life (idiom) / to go astray
沿
yan2

tu2
along the sides of the road / by the wayside

tu2

zhong1
en route

chang2

tu2

dian4

hua4
long-distance call

zheng1

tu2
long journey / trek / course of an expedition

zhong1

tu2
midway

tan3

tu2
highway / level road

chang2

tu2

qi4

che1
long-distance coach

shi4

tu2
official career (formal)

chang2

tu2

che1
long-distance bus / coach

lao3

ma3

shi2

tu2
an old horse knows the way (idiom); an experienced worker knows what to do / an old hand knows the ropes

zhong1

tu2

dao3
Midway Islands

ri4

mu4

tu2

qiong2
sunset, the end of the road (idiom); in terminal decline / at a dead end

da3

chang2

tu2
to make a long distance call

yin3

ru4

mi2

tu2
to mislead / to lead astray

qiu2

xue2

wu2

tan3

tu2
The path of learning can never be smooth. / There is no royal road to learning. (idiom)

duo1

yong4

tu2
multi-purpose

bu4

jue2

yu2

tu2
to come and go in an incessant stream

zai4

tu2
in transit (of passengers, goods etc)

wei4

tu2
dangerous road / (fig.) perilous or intimidating undertaking

qiong2

tu2

mo4

lu4
lit. the path exhausted, the end of the road (idiom); an impasse / in a plight with no way out / things have reached a dead end

jing1

ji4

qian2

tu2
economic future / economic outlook

zhong1

du2

tu2

jing4
poisoning route

jing1

ji2

zai4

tu2
lit. a path covered in brambles / a course of action beset by difficulties (idiom)

shi4

wei2

wei4

tu2
to view as dangerous (idiom); afraid to do sth

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