shi4 =
sh + Ø4

market / city / CL:個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a supermarket.

Sherlock Holmes (sh) started a supermarket (市) in the space station's bathroom (Ø4), but all he has for sale right now are berets (亠) and towels (巾). He should have opened it at the beach! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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


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jin1 =
ji + (e)n1

towel / general purpose cloth / women's headcovering (old) / Kangxi radical 50 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne d'Arc has smuggled a dinosaur bone out of the Forbidden City. To hide it, she covered it in maps and towels. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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jiong1 =
ju + (e)ng1

radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 13), occurring in 用, 同, 网 etc / see also 同字框[tong2 zi4 kuang4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Kind of looks like a map. Zeus found a secret map that tells the location of a golden dinosaur bone in front of Stonehenge, so he took a plough and digged up everything. He actually found a couple of dinosaur bones, but not a golden one. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 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, over 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Stroke order

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HSK level: 3

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

sh

"sh" is for Sherlock Holmes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
Ø4

"Ø4" is happening in the bathroom of the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Words with

寿
shou4

guang1

shi4
Shouguang county level city in Weifang 濰坊|潍坊[Wei2 fang1], Shandong

da4

an1

shi4
Da'an county level city in Baicheng 白城, Jilin

da4

qing4

shi4
Daqing prefecture level city in Heilongjiang province 黑龍江|黑龙江[Hei1 long2 jiang1] in northeast China

da4

li3

shi4
Dali city, capital of Dali Bai autonomous prefecture 大理白族自治州 in Yunnan

da4

tian2

shi4
Daejeon Metropolitan City, capital of South Chungcheong Province 忠清南道[Zhong1 qing1 nan2 dao4], South Korea

da4

tian2
广
guang3

yu4

shi4
Daejeon Metropolitan City, capital of South Chungcheong Province 忠清南道[Zhong1 qing1 nan2 dao4], South Korea

da4

shi2

qiao2

shi4
Great stone bridge or Dashiqiao county level city in Yingkou 營口|营口, Liaoning

da4

feng1

shi4
Dafeng county level city in Yancheng 鹽城|盐城[Yan2 cheng2], Jiangsu

da4

die1

shi4
great market fall / market crash

da4

lian2

shi4
Dalian subprovincial city in Liaoning province 遼寧省|辽宁省 in northeast China

da4

qiu1

shi4
Daegu Metropolitan City, capital of North Gyeongsang Province 慶尚北道|庆尚北道[Qing4 shang4 bei3 dao4] in east South Korea

da4

qiu1
广
guang3

yu4

shi4
Daegu Metropolitan City, capital of North Gyeongsang Province 慶尚北道|庆尚北道[Qing4 shang4 bei3 dao4] in east South Korea

da4

du1

shi4

di4

qu1
metropolitan area

da4

li3

shi4
Tali or Dali city in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县[Tai2 zhong1 xian4], Taiwan

bei3

piao4

shi4
Beipiao county level city in Chaoyang 朝陽|朝阳, Liaoning

tian1

shui3

shi4
Tianshui prefecture level city in Gansu

tian1

jin1

shi4
Tianjin, a municipality in northeast China, abbr. 津

tian1

chang2

shi4
Tianchang county level city in Chuzhou 滁州[Chu2 zhou1], Anhui

tian1

men2

shi4
Tianmen sub-prefecture level city in Hubei

tai4

bao3

shi4
Taibao or Taipao city in Chiayi county 嘉義縣|嘉义县[Jia1 yi4 xian4], west Taiwan

tai4

cang1

shi4
Taicang county level city in Suzhou 蘇州|苏州[Su1 zhou1], Jiangsu

tai4

yuan2

shi4
Taiyuan prefecture level city and capital of Shanxi province 山西省 in central north China

tai4

ping2

shi4
Taiping city in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县[Tai2 zhong1 xian4], Taiwan

feng4

hua4

shi4
Fenghu county level city in Ningbo 寧波|宁波[Ning2 bo1], Zhejiang

kui2

tun2

shi4
Kuitun city or Küytun shehiri in Ili Kazakh autonomous prefecture 伊犁哈薩克自治州|伊犁哈萨克自治州[Yi1 li2 Ha1 sa4 ke4 zi4 zhi4 zhou1], Xinjiang

ao4

yun4

cheng2

shi4
Olympic city

hao3

shi4

duo1
Costco (warehouse club chain)

ru2

gao1

shi4
Rugao county level city in Nantong 南通[Nan2 tong1], Jiangsu

ji1

lu4

shi4
Himeji city in Hyōgo prefecture 兵庫縣|兵库县, Japan

wei1

hai3

shi4
Weihai prefecture level city in Shandong

lou2

di3

shi4
Loudi prefecture level city in Hunan

xiao4

gan3

shi4
Xiaogan prefecture level city in Hubei

xiao4

yi4

shi4
Xiaoyi county level city in Lüliang 呂梁|吕梁[Lu:3 liang2], Shanxi 山西

meng4

zhou1

shi4
Mengzhou county level city in Jiaozuo 焦作[Jiao1 zuo4], Henan

an1

qiu1

shi4
Anqiu county level city in Weifang 濰坊|潍坊[Wei2 fang1], Shandong

an1

guo2

shi4
Anguo county level city in Baoding 保定[Bao3 ding4], Hebei

an1

ning2

shi4
Anning county level city in Kunming 昆明[Kun1 ming2], Yunnan

an1

kang1

shi4
Ankang prefecture level city in Shaanxi

ken3

ding1

shi4
Kenting Town, at tourist resort in Pingtung County 屏東縣|屏东县[Ping2 dong1 Xian4], south Taiwan

zeng1

cheng2

shi4
Zengcheng county level city in Guangzhou 廣州|广州[Guang3 zhou1], Guangdong

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