yao1 =
y + ao1

to demand / to request / to coerce | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yao4 =
y + ao4

important / vital / to want / to ask for / will / going to (as future auxiliary) / may / must / (used in a comparison) must be / probably / if | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Bessie Coleman shows Maud Younger how to use a knuckle duster in the Taos Pueblo's bathroom. She says it's very important and that Maud will have to get one herself. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ru3 =
ru + Ø3

archaic variant of 汝[ru3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

nu:3 =
+ Ø3

female / woman / daughter | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I'll represent 女 by Bessie Coleman, the first female pilot of African American descent. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

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

Looks like a knuckle duster. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 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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wang3 =
w + ang3

net (Kangxi radical 122) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one just looks like a fishing net. Willy walrus is trying to fish frozen fish from the freezer inside the Songgwangsa. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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HSK level: 2

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

y

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ao1

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ao4

In the Taos Pueblo's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


yao1

qiu2
to request / to require / to stake a claim / to ask / to demand / CL:點|点[dian3] (HSK level 3)

xu1

yao4
to need / to want / to demand / to require / requirement / need (HSK level 3)

zhu3

yao4
main / principal / major / primary (HSK level 3)

zhong4

yao4
important / significant / major (HSK level 3)

zhi3

yao4
if only / so long as (HSK level 4)

ci4

yao4
secondary (HSK level 5)

bu4

yao4

jin3
unimportant / not serious / it doesn't matter / never mind / it looks all right, but (HSK level 5)

bi4

yao4
necessary / essential / indispensable / required (HSK level 5)

yao4

bu4
otherwise / or else / how about...? / either... (or...) (HSK level 5)

yao4

shi5
if (HSK level 5)

yao4

su4
essential factor / key constituent (HSK level 6)

jian3

yao4
concise / brief (HSK level 6)

yao4

bu4

ran2
otherwise / or else / or (HSK level 6)

zhai1

yao4
summary / abstract (HSK level 6)

shou3

yao4
the most important / of chief importance (HSK level 6)

yao4

ming4
to cause sb's death / very / extremely / frightening / annoying (HSK level 6)

ji4

yao4
minutes / written summary of a meeting (HSK level 6)

yao4

dian3
main point / essential (HSK level 6)

yao4

mian4

zi5
to save one's face / to stay on one's dignity

bi4

yao4

tiao2

jian4
requirement / necessary condition (math)

yao4

dao4
major road / thoroughfare / main road

yao1

xie2
to threaten / to blackmail

bu4

de2

yao4

ling3
fail to grasp the main points

kuai4

yao4
almost / nearly / almost all

yao4

hao3
to be on good terms / to be close friends / striving for self-improvement

xian3

yao4
prominent / eminent / important person / notable / dignitary

yao4

jian4
key document / important condition / criterion / requirement / requisite / cornerstone

yao4

shuo1
as for / when it comes to

yao4

jia4
to ask a price / by extension, to impose a condition

bu4

bi4

yao4
needless / unnecessary

suo3

yao4
to ask for / to request / to demand

yao4

fan4
major criminal

yao4

shi4
important matter

xu1

yao4
must / have to

jiang1

yao4
will / shall / to be going to

wu2

guan1

jin3

yao4
indifferent / insignificant

jin3

yao4

guan1

tou2
urgent and important moment (idiom); critical juncture

yao4

zhang4
to demand repayment / to collect debt

e4

yao4
to the point / concise

yao4

bu5

de5
intolerable / unacceptable

Example sentences for

 
King - want - suitable - weapon - ? - Actually - not-hard
The king wants a suitable weapon? Actually, it is no problem
 
Will - towards - dragon palace - go - a trip
You shall go to the dragon palace
 
I, old Sun - want to - see - this - old - dragon king - quickly - announce
I want to see you old dragon king. Quick, announce my arrival
 
there is - want heavy - there is - just - afraid - heavy - a bit
You want a heavy weapon? There is one, but I'm afraid it is a bit too heavy
 
big - spirit - if - pull out - just - give - big - spirit
If the great immortal can pull it out, I will give it to him as a present
 
just - if - I - able to remove - then - give as a present - I
If only I'm able to remove it, you'll give it to me as a present
 
I - will - towards - Jade Emperor - in front of - bring forward - you - a legal case
I will go to the Jade Emperor and sue you

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