kuai4 =
ku + ai4

lump (of earth) / chunk / piece / classifier for pieces of cloth, cake, soap etc / colloquial word for yuan (or other unit of currency such as Hong Kong or US dollar etc), usually as 塊錢|块钱 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Karl Koala let the crystal ball drop in the palace's bathroom. He collected all the pieces and fixed them together again using nothing but dirt. After he asks the crystal ball whether or not everything is okay, the crystal ball replies that Karl is a piece of shit. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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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, about 3 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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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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guai4 =
gu + ai4

decisive | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Gitta Giraffe assumed the throne in the palaces bathroom. Now she has to decide which tool she will use to enforce her decisions. She asks a crystal ball whether she should use a classical sickle or a rather modern robot. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: a crystal ball which will decide for you. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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zhe2 =
zh + e2

variant of 乙[zhe2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago


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dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 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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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
+
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

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

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

ku

Karl Koala - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

ai4

"ai4" is in the palace's bathroom. Remember it by recalling that "Palais of Versailles" contains two times "ai". - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


kuai4

tou2
size / body size

kuai4

zhuang4
lump

ban3

kuai4
printing block / section (of a newspaper) / board (of BBS or discussion forum)

zhong3

kuai4
swelling / growth / tumor / lump

fang1

kuai4
cube / block / square / rectangle / diamond ♦ (in card games)

shi2

kuai4
stone / rock

mo2

kuai4
module (in software) / functional unit / component part

xue4

kuai4
blood clot

di4

kuai4
tectonic plate

ban3

kuai4
block / slab / tectonic plate / continental plate

yi1

kuai4

r5
erhua variant of 一塊|一块[yi1 kuai4]

da4

kuai4

tou2
heavy man / fat man / lunkhead / lummox / lug

kuai4

gen1
starchy tuber on roots of plants

ban1

kuai4
patch / spot / (medicine) plaque

zhuan1

kuai4
brick

bing1

kuai4
ice cube / ice chunk

yi1

kuai4
one block / one piece / one (unit of money) / together / in the same place / in company

sui4

kuai4
fragment

mu4

kuai4
block

qie1

kuai4
to cut into pieces

da4

lu4

kuai4
continental plates (geology)

ding4

liang4

fen1

kuai4
chunking

qin3

shan1

zhen3

kuai4
bed of straw and pillow of clay (idiom); the correct etiquette for filial son during Confucian mourning period

feng1

zhuang1

kuai4
capsule / encapsulated unit (e.g. circuit board)

shao3

kuai4

rou4
(coll.) (usually used in the negative) (can't) hurt (to do sth) / (won't) hurt (to do sth)

shi1

kuai4
body parts (of a mutilated corpse)

ku4

mo2

kuai4
library module

wei1

xing2

feng1

zhuang1

kuai4
microcapsule

la1

ding1

fang1

kuai4
Latin square (math. puzzle)

jie1

kou3

mo2

kuai4
interface module

fang1

kuai4

zi4
Chinese characters

fang1

kuai4

cao3

pi2
divot (golf)

ban3

kuai4

gou4

zao4
plate tectonics

ban3

kuai4

li3

lun4
plate tectonics

zhen3

kuai4
pillow of clay (used by filial son during Confucian mourning period) / cf bed of straw and pillow of clay 寢苫枕塊|寝苫枕块[qin3 shan1 zhen3 kuai4]

mo2

kuai4

hua4
modularity

mo2

kuai4

hua4

li3

lun4
modularity theory

mo2

kuai4

dan1

yuan2
modular unit

mo2

kuai4

shi4
modular

mo2

kuai4

ban3
module board

Example sentences for

 
great king - we - also - want - go - take - us - together - go
Great king, we want to go as well! Take us with you

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