fu4 =
fu + Ø4

to go and return / to return / to resume / to return to a normal or original state / to repeat / again / to recover / to restore / to turn over / to reply / to answer / to reply to a letter / to retaliate / to carry out | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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+
fu4 =
fu + Ø4

to go and return / to return / to resume / to return to a normal or original state / to repeat / again / to recover / to restore / to turn over / to reply / to answer / to reply to a letter / to retaliate / to carry out | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

fu4 =
fu + Ø4

to repeat / to double / to overlap / complex (not simple) / compound / composite / double / diplo- / duplicate / overlapping / to duplicate | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a photocopier.

Frieda Fox (fu) and the sun (日) have to wear high heels (夂) in the space station's bathroom (Ø4). The high heels are locked, and they only have one key (𠂉). They know that the key is very fragile and can only be used once, so they use a photocopier (复) to create more keys so that both of them can be freed. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



=
𠂉
+

+
𠂉
xx5

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

This one looks like a key. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



=
𠂉
+

+
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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 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, 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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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


=
𠂉
+

+
zhi3 =
zh + Ø3

"walk slowly" component in Chinese characters / see also 冬字頭|冬字头[dong1 zi4 tou2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

In high heels, one can walk only slowly. George Washington is wearing high heels inside the space station. He's not only walking slowly, he even slips on a banana! He's lucky to land on a boxing glove. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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


=
丿
+
you4 =
y + ou4

(once) again / also / both... and... / and yet / (used for emphasis) anyway | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

And once again (又), Maud Younger (y-) is preparing for battle. She's donning her boxing glove in the Louvre's bathroom (-ou4), puts on a beak (㇇) and plans go give her opponent the 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


=

+
xx5

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

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


=

+
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


=

+
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 2 years 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

see 豎筆|竖笔[shu4 bi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

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is the traditional variant of .

is not part of the HSK.

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

fu

Frieda Fox - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


fu4

xi2
to revise / to review / revision / CL:次[ci4] (HSK level 3)

fan3

fu4
repeatedly / over and over (HSK level 5)

hui1

fu4
to reinstate / to resume / to restore / to recover / to regain / to rehabilitate (HSK level 5)

bao4

fu4
to make reprisals / to retaliate / revenge / retaliation (HSK level 6)

fu4

xing1
to revive / to rejuvenate (HSK level 6)

fu4

xing1
Fuxing district of Handan city 邯鄲市|邯郸市[Han2 dan1 shi4], Hebei / Fuxing or Fuhsing township in Taoyuan county 桃園縣|桃园县[Tao2 yuan2 xian4], north Taiwan (HSK level 6)

fu4

huo2
resurrection (HSK level 6)

xiu1

fu4
to restore / to renovate / restoration (HSK level 6)

da2

fu4
to answer / to reply / Reply to: (in email header) (HSK level 6)

ri4

fu4

yi1

ri4
day after day

fu4

zhi2
to resume a post

shou1

fu4
to recover (lost territory etc) / to recapture

si3

hui1

fu4

ran2
lit. ashes burn once more (idiom); fig. sb lost returns to have influence / sth malevolent returns to haunt one

wu2

yi3

fu4

jia1
in the extreme (idiom) / incapable of further increase

fu4

sheng1
to be reborn / to recover / to come back to life / to regenerate

fu4

fa1
to recur (of a disease) / to reappear / to relapse (into a former bad state)

fu4

chou2
avenge / vengeance

wang3

fu4
to go and come back / to make a return trip / backwards and forwards (e.g. of piston or pump action) / to reciprocate (of machine part)

fu4

du2
to return to the same school and repeat a course from which one has already graduated, as a result of failing to get good enough results to progress to one's desired higher-level school

fu4

xing1

dang3
Baath Party

fu4

gu3
to return to old ways (a Confucian aspiration) / to turn back the clock / neoclassical school during Tang and Song associated with classical writing 古文 / retro (fashion style based on nostalgia, esp. for 1960s)

fu4

chu1
to come back out of retirement / to get involved again after having withdrawn

kang1

fu4
to recuperate / to recover (health) / to convalesce

guang1

fu4
Guangfu or Kuangfu township in Hualien county 花蓮縣|花莲县[Hua1 lian2 xian4], east Taiwan

guang1

fu4
to recover (territory or power) / the liberation of Taiwan from Japanese rule in 1945

wen2

yi4

fu4

xing1
the Renaissance

lai2

fu4

qiang1
rifle (loanword) / also written 來福槍|来福枪

bu4

fu4
no longer / no more

fu4

cha2
rechecking / re-inspection / reexamination

yi1

qu4

bu4

fu4

fan3
gone forever

fu4

xue2
to return to school (after an interruption) / to resume one's studies

fu4

huo2

jie2

dao3
Easter Island

nian2

fu4

yi1

nian2
over the years / year after year

hui2

fu4
to reply / to recover / to return (to a previous condition) / Re: in reply to (email)

gu4

tai4

fu4

meng2
to revert to old ways

fu4

shu4
to repeat (one's own words or sb else's) / (in the classroom) to paraphrase what one has learned

fan3

fan3

fu4

fu4
repeatedly / time and time again

ping2

fu4
to pacify / to calm down / to be cured / to be healed

fu4

hui4
to resume a meeting

fu4

gui1
to return / to come back

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