ruo4 =
ru + o4

to seem / like / as / if | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a wooden chicken as in 呆若木鸡, "dumb as a wooden chicken".

A nazi wants to beat up a wooden chicken in Olavinlinna castle's bathroom for being different, but just as he charges across a sheet of artificial lawn Rachel Rhinoceros pulls she sheet from under his feet and lets him topple head-first to the ground. She thinks that the nazi is truly as dumb as a wooden chicken. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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cao3 =
c + ao3

grass radical 草字頭兒|草字头儿[cao3 zi4 tou2 r5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Artificial lawn. The King of Chu burns artificial lawn in the Taos Pueblo. - 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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you4 =
y + ou4

right (-hand) / the Right (politics) / west (old) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a nazi.

A nazi wants to eat a mandarin in the Louvre's bathroom, but Maud Younger cuts it right in the middle with a pair of scissors. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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𠂇
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𠂇
xx5

Character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 𠂇

Scissors. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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𠂇
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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

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HSK level: 6

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

ru

Rachel Rhinoceros - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

o4

In Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


ruo4

gan1
a certain number or amount / how many? / how much? (HSK level 6)

tang3

ruo4
provided that / supposing that / if (HSK level 6)

jia3

ruo4
if / supposing / in case

pan4

ruo4

liang3

ren2
to be a different person / not to be one's usual self

pang2

ruo4

wu2

ren2
to act as though there were nobody else present / unselfconscious / fig. without regard for others

kou3

ruo4

xuan2

he2
mouth like a torrent (idiom) / eloquent / glib / voluble / have the gift of the gab

ruo4

wu2

qi2

shi4
as if nothing had happened (idiom); calmly / nonchalantly

xin1

xi3

ruo4

kuang2
to be wild with joy (idiom)

qu1

zhi1

ruo4

wu4
to rush like ducks (idiom); the mob scrabbles madly for sth unobtainable / an unruly crowd on a wild goose chase

huang3

ruo4
as if / as though / rather like

an1

zhi1

ruo4

su4
bear hardship with equanimity / regard wrongdoing with equanimity

ruo4

fei1
were it not for / if not for

zhao1

ran2

ruo4

jie1
abundantly clear

ruo4

shi4
if

ou1

ruo4

la1
aurora

ruo4

ji2

ruo4

li2
lit. seeming neither close nor distant (idiom) / fig. to keep one's distance / (of a relationship) lukewarm / vague

zhi4

ruo4

wang3

wen2
to turn a deaf ear to (idiom); to pretend not to hear

gu4

ruo4

jin1

tang1
secure as a city protected by a wall of metal and a moat of boiling water (idiom) / well fortified / invulnerable to attack

shi4

ruo4

wu2

du3
to turn a blind eye to

wan3

ruo4
to be just like

shou4

chong3

ruo4

jing1
overwhelmed by favor from superior (humble expr.)

ru2

ruo4
if

tai4

ran2

zi4

ruo4
cool and collected (idiom); showing no sign of nerves / perfectly composed

leng3

ruo4

bing1

shuang1
as cold as ice and frost (idiom, usually of woman); icy manner / frigid

ruo4

yin3

ruo4

xian4
faintly discernible (idiom)

men2

ting2

ruo4

shi4
front yard as busy as a marketplace (idiom) / a place with many visitors

feng4

ruo4

shen2

ming2
to honor sb as a God (idiom); to revere / to worship / to deify / to make a holy cow of sth / to put sb on a pedestal

qi4

ruo4

bi4

xi3
to throw away like worn out shoes

tian1

ya2

ruo4

bi3

lin2
far-flung realms as next door (idiom); close in spirit although far away / absence makes the heart grow fonder

guo3

ruo4
if

da4

zhi4

ruo4

yu2
great intelligence may appear to be stupidity (idiom)

wei1

ruo4

zhao1

lu4
precarious as morning dew (idiom); unlikely to last out the day

jing4

ruo4

shen2

ming2
to hold sb in the same regard as one would a god (idiom)

da4

yong3

ruo4

qie4

,

da4

zhi4

ruo4

yu2
a great hero may appear timid, the wise may appear stupid (idiom); the general public may not recognize great talent

wang2

qin1

ruo4
Wang Qinruo (962-1025), Northern Song dynasty official

da4

yong3

ruo4

qie4
a great hero may appear timid (idiom); the really brave person remains level-headed

jia3

jia4

ruo4

shi4
if / supposing that...

chou2

chang4

ruo4

shi1
to feel despondent (idiom)

jin4

ruo4

han2

chan2
to keep quiet out of fear (idiom)

huang3

ruo4

ge2

shi4
see 恍如隔世[huang3 ru2 ge2 shi4]

Example sentences for

 
if - not - eliminated - dragon palace - for ever - not - obtain - peace
If he is not eliminated, the dragon palace will never return to peace
 
if - not
Or else
殿  
if not - surely - will - beat - on top - spirit - heaven - throne hall
If not, for sure I will destroy the heavenly palace
殿  
if - not - comply with - he - determined - will - break - top - heavenly palace
If we do not comply, he threatens to destroy the heavenly palace
 
if - again - cause trouble - on the spot - capture - seize
I he causes any trouble again, he shall be punished on the spot
 
person - if - eat - (le) - can - immortal
Whoever eats it is able to live forever
 
person - if - eat - (le) - can - immediately - become a god
Whoever eats it becomes a god immediately

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