guo2 =
gu + o2

surname Guo | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

guo2 =
gu + o2

country / nation / state / national / CL:個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a nation's flag. Let's say the Chinese flag.

Just inside the Olavinlinna Castle's entrance (o2) Gitta Giraffe (gu) is practising her ballet performance. She got a whole crate (囗) full of jade bracelets (玉) and flags (国) and fixed one flag to each jade bracelet. This makes a perfect combination for throwing the ring with the flag waving behind it and catching the ring again after a few pirouettes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - 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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yu4 =
yu + Ø4

jade | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a jade bracelet.

Aphrodite and Martin Luther King invented some kind of wrestling sport in the space station's bathroom. Both fighters have to be restrained by large jade bracelets around their body restricting their arms to be aligned to the body. Then they fight. To make things safe they stuffed the space station's bathroom with cosy petal leaves so that they won't hurt themselves. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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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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wang2 =
w + ang2

surname Wang | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wang2 =
w + ang2

king or monarch / best or strongest of its type / grand / great | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In other characters, this characters will be represented by Martin Luther King. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: Martin Luther King.

Willy Walrus (wu-) is stuck in a heap of dirt (土) just inside the entrance of the Songgwangsa (-ang2). Martin Luther King (王) helps him to get out by holding him a flute (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

wang4 =
w + ang4

to rule / to reign over | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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, 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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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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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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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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

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 1

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

gu

Gitta Giraffe - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
o2

Just inside Olavinlinna Castle's entrance - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


zhong1

guo2
China (HSK level 1)

guo2

jia1
country / nation / state / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 3)

guo2

ji4
international (HSK level 4)

guo2

ji2
nationality (HSK level 5)

guo2

qing4

jie2
PRC National Day (October 1st) (HSK level 5)

zu3

guo2
ancestral land / homeland / used for PRC / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

gong4

he2

guo2
republic (HSK level 6)

guo2

fang2
national defense (HSK level 6)

guo2

wu4

yuan4
State Council (PRC) / State Department (USA) (HSK level 6)

li4

guo2
to found a country

de2

guo2

ren2
German person or people

fa1

da2

guo2

jia1
developed nation

pan4

guo2

zui4
the crime of treason

tian1

guo2
Kingdom of Heaven

e2

guo2
Russia

hui2

guo2
to return to one's home country

mei3

guo2

ren2
American / American person / American people / CL:個|个[ge4]

guo2

biao1

wu3
international standard ballroom dancing

guo2

jun1
monarch

guo2

shi4
affairs of the nation / politics

zhan4

guo2
the Warring States period (475-221 BC)

fa3

guo2

ren2
Frenchman / French person

ju3

guo2

shang4

xia4
the entire nation / the whole country, from the leadership to the rank and file

guo2

yan4
state banquet

guo2

wu4

qing1
Secretary of State

guo2

ge1
national anthem

guo2

fang2

bu4

zhang3
Defense secretary / Defense Minister

li3

xiang3

guo2
ideal state / Plato's republic (c. 390 BC)

guo2

nei4

wai4
domestic and international / at home and abroad

mai4

guo2
to sell one's country / treason

guo2

qing2
current state of a country / national conditions / (US) State of the Union

guo2

jiao4
state religion

ge4

guo2
each country / every country / various countries

yi4

guo2
exotic / foreign

han2

guo2
South Korea (Republic of Korea) / Han, one of the Seven Hero States of the Warring States 戰國七雄|战国七雄[zhan4 guo2 qi1 xiong2] / Korea from the fall of the Joseon dynasty in 1897

guo2

wu4
affairs of state

wu1

sun1

guo2
Wusun kingdom of central Asia (c. 300 BC-300 AD)

zhi4

guo2
to rule a country

zhong1

guo2

shi4
Chinese style / à la chinoise

gong1

guo2
duchy / dukedom / principality

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