dang1 =
d + ang1

(onom.) dong / ding dong (bell) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

dang1 =
d + ang1

to be / to act as / manage / withstand / when / during / ought / should / match equally / equal / same / obstruct / just at (a time or place) / on the spot / right / just at | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character looks like an angry pitbull. 小 forms the eyes and maybe nose, and 彐 are the dangerous teeth. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


Don Quixote opposes a dangerous pit bull in front of Angkor Wat, and he tries to calm him down with a daisy. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


dang4 =
d + ang4

at or in the very same... / suitable / adequate / fitting / proper / to replace / to regard as / to think / to pawn / (coll.) to fail (a student) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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+
xiao3 =
xi + ao3

small / tiny / few / young | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Marie Curie ist pulling a trick in the Taos Pueblo. She's putting a crowbar on the floor and balancing an eightball on it, presenting it as a small daisy. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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


=
丿
+
xx5

character component without inherent meaning / see 捺 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 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, 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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ji4 =
ji + Ø4

pig snout (Kangxi radical 58) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc wears a fake pig snout in the space station's bathroom and makes grunting and squealing sounds. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



=

+

=

+
er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


=
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,
about 3 years ago

Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

d

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
ang1

In front of the Songgwangsa - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

In front of the Angkor Wat - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

ang4

In the Songgwangsa's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

In the Angkor Wat's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Words with


dang1

ran2
only natural / as it should be / certainly / of course / without doubt (HSK level 3)

dang1

shi2
then / at that time / while (HSK level 4)

dang1

di4
local (HSK level 4)

dang1

dai4
the present age / the contemporary era (HSK level 5)

xiang1

dang1
equivalent to / appropriate / considerably / to a certain extent / fairly / quite (HSK level 5)

shang4

dang4
taken in (by sb's deceit) / to be fooled / to be duped (HSK level 5)

chong1

dang1
to serve as / to act as / to play the role of (HSK level 6)

dang1

shi4

ren2
persons involved or implicated / party (to an affair) (HSK level 6)

dang1

chu1
at that time / originally (HSK level 6)

dang1

xin1
to take care / to look out (HSK level 6)

dang1

wu4

zhi1

ji2
top priority job / matter of vital importance (HSK level 6)

zheng4

dang4
honest / reasonable / fair / sensible (HSK level 6)

zheng4

dang1
timely / just (when needed) (HSK level 6)

qia4

dang4
appropriate / suitable (HSK level 6)

dang1

chang3
at the scene / on the spot (HSK level 6)

dang1

mian4
to sb's face / in sb's presence (HSK level 6)

dang1

xuan3
to be elected (HSK level 6)

li3

suo3

dang1

ran2
as it should be by rights (idiom); proper and to be expected as a matter of course / inevitable and right (HSK level 6)

dang1

qian2
current / today's / modern / present / to be facing (us) (HSK level 6)

tuo3

dang5
appropriate / proper / ready (HSK level 6)

bu4

gan3

dang1
lit. I dare not (accept the honor); fig. I don't deserve your praise / you flatter me (HSK level 6)

dang1

zhong1
among / in the middle / in the center

ding1

dang1
(onom.) ding dong / jingling of bells / clanking sound

zheng4

dang4

fang2

wei4
reasonable self-defense / legitimate defense

lao3

dang1

yi4

zhuang4
old but vigorous (idiom); hale and hearty despite the years

dang1

r5
the very moment / just then / during (that brief interval)

dang1

liang4
equivalent / yield

dang1

zheng4
to come to power / to hold power / in office

hang2

dang5
profession / role (acting)

dan1

dang1
to take upon oneself / to assume

dang1

xia4
immediately / at once / at that moment / at the moment

zhi2

jie2

liao3

dang4
direct and plain speaking (idiom); blunt / straightforward

du2

dang1

yi1

mian4
to assume personal responsibility (idiom); to take charge of a section

dang4

yue4
that month / the same month
便
bian4

dang1
convenient / handy / easy / bento (a meal in a partitioned box) / lunchbox

dang4

pu4
pawn shop / CL:家[jia1],間|间[jian1]

de2

dang4
appropriate / suitable

jia1

dang4
familial property / belongings

bu4

jian3

dang1

nian2
(of one's skills, appearance etc) not to have deteriorated a bit / to be as (good, vigorous etc) as ever

men2

dang1

hu4

dui4
the families are well-matched in terms of social status (idiom) / (of a prospective marriage partner) an appropriate match

Example sentences for

 
I - act as - what thing - as it turns out - like this
What do you think what I am? So that is why
 
small - deity - should - accompany
This small deity should keep you company

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