yao3 =
y + ao3

to bite / to nip | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Linus Pauling (交) asks Maud Younger (y) for something to eat in the Taos Pueblo (ao3). Maud gives him a mandarin (口) and Linus thankfully bites (咬) it. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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jiao1 =
ji + ao1

to hand over / to deliver / to pay (money) / to turn over / to make friends / to intersect (lines) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Linus Pauling, a famous scientist with a beret. Father Time commands Linus Pauling to hand over his beret to him in front of the Taos Pueblo, but Jeanne d'Arc comes to his rescue. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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tou2 =
t + ou2

"lid" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 8) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

亠 looks like a beret! Tecumseh (t-) just entered the Louvre (-ou2), wearing his beret. He made it himself using a flute (一) and a petal leaf (丶). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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fu4 =
fu + Ø4

father | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Father Time. Father Time is trying to cut an eight ball with pliers. Besides, he looks like he has just bitten in a lemon. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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yi4 =
y + Ø4

to regulate / to govern / to control / to mow | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like pliers. Maud Younger is using pliers in the space station's bathroom to regulate and control the water flow of the sink. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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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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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 5

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

y

Y is for Maud Younger - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
ao3

In the Taos Pueblo - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

Words with


yao3

ya2

qie4
齿
chi3
gnashing one's teeth (idiom); displaying extreme anger / fuming with rage between gritted teeth (HSK level 6)

yi1

kou3

yao3

ding4
to arbitrarily assert / to allege / to stick to one's statement / to cling to one's view

yao3

he2
(of uneven surfaces) to fit together / (of gear wheels) to mesh / (dentistry) occlusion / bite

yao3

jin3

ya2

guan1
lit. to bite the teeth tightly (idiom); fig. to grit one's teeth and bear the pain / to bite the bullet

yao3

jiao2
to chew / to masticate / to ruminate / to mull over

yao3

ya2
to clench one's teeth / to grind the teeth / gnaw

yao3

nie4
to gnaw

yao3

nie4
variant of 咬嚙|咬啮[yao3 nie4] / to gnaw

yao3

chun2

zhuang1
bitten-lips look (darker lipstick applied on the inner part of the lips, and lighter on the outer part)

yao3

ding4

ya2

gen1
see 咬緊牙關|咬紧牙关[yao3 jin3 ya2 guan1]

yao3

ding4

ya2

guan1
see 咬緊牙關|咬紧牙关[yao3 jin3 ya2 guan1]

yao3

wen2

jiao2

zi4
to bite words and chew characters (idiom); punctilious about minutiae of wording

yao3

hen2
bite scar

yao3

jin3

ya2

gen1
see 咬緊牙關|咬紧牙关[yao3 jin3 ya2 guan1]

yao3

she2

zi4

jin4
to commit suicide by biting off one's tongue

yao3

gou1
to bite

fan3

yao3

yi1

kou3
to make a false counter-charge

shi4

yao3
to bite

gou3

yao3

lu:3

dong4

bin1

,

bu4

shi2

hao3

ren2

xin1
a dog biting Lü Dongbin (idiom) / to ill reward a person's kindness

hu3

yao3

zhu1
see 刈包[gua4 bao1]

wen2

chong2

ding1

yao3
insect bites

pi2

yao3

bing4
tick-bite sickness / informal term for 發熱伴血小板減少綜合徵|发热伴血小板减少综合征[fa1 re4 ban4 xue4 xiao3 ban3 jian3 shao3 zong1 he2 zheng1]

qing1

yao3
nibble

nie4

yao3
gnaw

yi1

zhao1

bei4

she2

yao3

,

shi2

nian2

pa4

jing3

sheng2
once bitten by a snake, ten years in fear of a well rope / once bitten, twice shy (idiom)

yi1

nian2

bei4

she2

yao3

shi2

nian2

pa4

jing3

sheng2
bitten by a snake in one year, fears the well rope for ten years (idiom); once bitten twice shy

ding1

yao3
sting / bite (of insect)

yao3

ren2

gou3

r5

bu4

lu4
齿
chi3
lit. the dog that bites does not show its fangs (idiom) / fig. You can't tell the really dangerous enemy from his external appearance.

yao3

shang1
bite (e.g. snake bite, mosquito bite)

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