de2 =
d + e2

to obtain / to get / to gain / to catch (a disease) / proper / suitable / proud / contented / to allow / to permit / ready / finished | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Don Quixote found a magic lamp and rubs it inside the entrance of the Erechtheion. A genie appears and grants Don Quixote his wish for black sneakers. Unfortunately they are second hand and so smelly that Don Quixote instantly catches a disease. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


de5 =
d + e5

structural particle: used after a verb (or adjective as main verb), linking it to following phrase indicating effect, degree, possibility etc | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Because Don Quixote is so disappointed by the black sneakers he got from the genie from the magic lamp, he kicks both very mad from the rooftop of the Erechtheion. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


dei3 =
d + ei3

to have to / must / ought to / to need to | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Because Don Quixote kicked the genie's lamp from the rooftop of the Erechtheion as far as to inside of the Eiffel tower, the genie demands Don Quixote to apologize. Inside of the Eiffel tower, Don Quixote kowtows to the genie, who takes back the black sneakers he gave to Don Quixote earlier. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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ai4 =
Ø + ai4

variant of 礙|碍[ai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

de2 =
d + e2

to obtain / old variant of 得[de2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Just inside the entrance of the Erechtheion, Don Quixote asks a genie from a magic lamp to fulfil his only wish: a big mug of coffee to start the day. The genie gives him the thumbs up and hands him a big coffee mug. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Symbol for "obtain": A genie from a magic lamp who lets you get everything you want to obtain. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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dan4 =
d + an4

dawn / morning / day-break / day | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Don Quixote meets the sun early in the morning in Anchor Inn's bathroom. Don Quixote is full of energy and can't wait to start into a new adventure, but since the sun is a morning grouch who only just started drinking her mug of coffee she cannot stand it and beats him over the head with a flute to calm him a bit down. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: A big mug, since many people start the day with a mug of coffee. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 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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ri4 =
r + Ø4

sun / day / date, day of the month / abbr. for 日本 Japan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The space station has become too close to the sun. In the bathroom, Robinson Crusoe is hiding from the sun with the help of a wooden box full of flutes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, 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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cun4 =
cu + (e)n4

a unit of length / inch / thumb | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Kitty Cat is playing with a petal leaf in the Forbidden City's bathroom. She's keeping it in the air by hitting it with a flute and a crowbar. It's so much fun that she thinks to herself "thumbs up". - 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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+
jue2 =
ju + e2

"vertical stroke with hook" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 6) / see also 豎鉤|竖钩[shu4 gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doesn't 亅 look like a crowbar? Zeus (ju-) shows off his mighty crowbars (亅) in the entrance of the Erechtheion (-e2). - 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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+

+
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, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+
chi4 =
ch + Ø4

step with the left foot (Kangxi radical 60) / see also 彳亍[chi4 chu4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Left foot: Black sneakers. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



=
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


=
丿
+
ren2 =
r + (e)n2

"person" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this radical by Rosa Luxemburg. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Robinson Crusoe and Rosa Luxemburg are pulling a new trick just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. Rosa Luxemburg is balancing on Robinson Crusoe, while balancing a banana on a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
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


=
丿
+
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

Stroke order

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HSK level: 2

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

d

Don Quixote - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
e2

Just inside the entrance of the Erechtheion - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
e5

On the roof of the Erechtheion - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ei3

Inside the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


jue2

de5
to think / to feel (HSK level 2)

ji4

de5
to remember (HSK level 3)

lai2

de5

ji2
there's still time / able to do sth in time (HSK level 4)

zhi2

de5
to be worth / to deserve (HSK level 4)

bu4

de2

bu4
have no choice or option but to / cannot but / have to / can't help it / can't avoid (HSK level 4)

huo4

de2
to obtain / to receive / to get (HSK level 4)

de2

yi4
proud of oneself / pleased with oneself / complacent (HSK level 4)

she3

bu5

de5
to hate to do sth / to hate to part with / to begrudge (HSK level 5)

xian3

de5
to seem / to look / to appear (HSK level 5)

bu4

jian4

de5
not necessarily / not likely (HSK level 5)

guai4

bu5

de5
no wonder! / so that's why! (HSK level 5)

bu4

de2

liao3
desperately serious / disastrous / extremely / exceedingly (HSK level 5)

de2

li4
able / capable / competent / efficient (HSK level 6)

ba1

bu5

de5
(coll.) to be eager for / to long for / to look forward to (HSK level 6)

xin1

de2
what one has learned (through experience, reading etc) / knowledge / insight / understanding / tips / CL:項|项[xiang4],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 6)

mian3

de5
so as not to / so as to avoid (HSK level 6)

nan2

de2
seldom / rare / hard to come by (HSK level 6)

de2

tian1

du2

hou4
(of an area) rich in resources / (of a person) gifted or able (idiom) (HSK level 6)

de2

zui4
to commit an offense / to violate the law / excuse me! (formal) / see also 得罪[de2 zui5] (HSK level 6)

de2

zui5
to offend somebody / to make a faux pas / a faux pas / see also 得罪[de2 zui4] (HSK level 6)

yi1

ju3

liang3

de2
one move, two gains (idiom); two birds with one stone (HSK level 6)

bu4

de2

yi3
to act against one's will / to have no alternative but to / to have to / to have no choice / must (HSK level 6)

bu4

you2

de5
can't help / cannot but (HSK level 6)

hen4

bu5

de5
wishing one could do sth / to hate to be unable / itching to do sth (HSK level 6)

de2

bu4

chang2

shi1
the gains do not make up for the losses (idiom) (HSK level 6)

de2

bing4
to fall ill / to contract a disease

huo4

de2

zhe3
recipient

he2

de5

lai2
to get along well / compatible / also written 和得來|和得来[he2 de5 lai2]

qu3

de2
to acquire / to get / to obtain

li4

ya3

de2
Riyadh, capital of Saudi Arabia

ku1

xiao4

bu4

de2
lit. not to know whether to laugh or cry (idiom); both funny and extremely embarrassing / in a desperate state / between laughter and tears

chi1

de5

kai1
to be popular / to be getting on well / much in demand

tian1

xiao3

de5
Heaven knows!

bu4

de2

yao4

ling3
fail to grasp the main points

de2

guo4

qie3

guo4
satisfied just to get through (idiom); to muddle through / without high ambitions, but getting by

duo2

de2
to force one's way / to achieve by force / to seize (power)

ying1

de2
to deserve

jian4

bu5

de2

ren2
shameful

yi2

ran2

zi4

de2
happy and content (idiom)

gu4

bu5

de5
unable to change sth / unable to deal with

Example sentences for

 
Really - is - frustrating - very much
How disappointing!
 
But - do - not - know - king - inside the sea - can - go
But is the king able to enter the sea?
 
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
 
if - not - eliminated - dragon palace - for ever - not - obtain - peace
If he is not eliminated, the dragon palace will never return to peace
 
That - devil - monkey - well - born - achieve - obtain
That devil monkey is well born and has achieved a lot
 
He - is - five - hundred years - before - achieve the Dao - monkey - spirit
Five hundred years ago this monkey spirit achieved the Dao

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