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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

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

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


zeng1

cheng2

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

shi4

zhang4
Chinese unit of length equal to 3⅓ meters

shi4

jing3

xiao3

min2
ordinary people / the hoi polloi / commoner

shi4

zhan4

lu:4
market share / abbr. for 市場佔有率|市场占有率

bei3

hai3

shi4
Beihai prefecture level city and seaport in Guangxi

xin4

yang2

shi4
Xinyang prefecture level city in Henan

yu4

men2

shi4
Yumen county level city in Jiuquan 酒泉, Gansu

shi4

liang3
Chinese unit of weight equivalent to 50 grams

ta3

cheng2

shi4
Tarbaghatay or Tacheng city in Tacheng prefecture 塔城地區|塔城地区[Ta3 cheng2 di4 qu1], Xinjiang

shi4

nan2

qu1
Shinan district of Qingdao city 青島市|青岛市, Shandong

bei3

liu2

shi4
Beiliu county level city in Yulin 玉林[Yu4 lin2], Guangxi

shi4

chang3

fen4

e2
market share

shi4

chang3

ding4

wei4
positioning (marketing)

shi4

chang3

zhun3

ru4
access to markets

ji1

long2

shi4
Chilung or Keelung, city and major port in north Taiwan

cheng2

shi4

yun4

dong4

hui4
National Games, Chinese athletics competition, organized every four years since 1988

bei3

shi4

qu1
North city district

xin4

yi2

shi4
Xinyi county level city in Maoming 茂名, Guangdong

wu3

tai2

shi4
Wutai city in Shanxi

cheng2

shi4

gui1

hua4
town planning

cheng2

shi4

guan3

li3

xing2

zheng4

zhi2

fa3

ju2
City Urban Administrative and Law Enforcement Bureau (PRC)

bei3

tun2

shi4
Beitun city or town in Altay prefecture 阿勒泰地區|阿勒泰地区[A1 le4 tai4 di4 qu1], Xinjiang

cheng2

shi4

re4

dao3
city heat island (i.e. large city centers are hotter)

cheng2

shi4

qu1

yu4
urban area / city district

bei3

an1

shi4
Bei'an county level city in Heihe 黑河[Hei1 he2], Heilongjiang

bao3

shan1

shi4
Baoshan prefecture level city in Yunnan

cheng2

shi4

hua4
urbanization

cheng2

shi4

yi1

lai4

zheng4
"urban dependence disease" (sufferers are unwilling to give up city comforts and return to the countryside)

bei3

jing1

shi4
Beijing / capital of People's Republic of China / one of the four municipalities 直轄市|直辖市[zhi2 xia2 shi4]

di4

ji2

shi4
prefecture level city

tu3

cheng2

shi4
Tucheng city in New Taipei City 新北市[Xin1 bei3 shi4], Taiwan

hua4

zhou1

shi4
Huazhou county level city in Maoming 茂名, Guangdong

bao3

ding4

shi4
Baoding prefecture level city in Hebei

wu3

zhi3

shan1

shi4
Wuzhishan City, Hainan

dan1

yang2

shi4
Danyang county level city in Zhenjiang 鎮江|镇江[Zhen4 jiang1], Jiangsu

tu2

mu4

shu1

ke4

shi4
Tumxuk shehiri (Tumshuq city) or Túmùshūkè subprefecture level city in west Xinjiang

tu2

men5

shi4
Tumen county level city in Yanbian Korean autonomous prefecture 延邊朝鮮族自治州|延边朝鲜族自治州, Jilin

bao1

tou2

shi4
Baotou prefecture level city in Inner Mongolia

guo2

wai4

shi4

chang3
foreign market

gu4

yuan2

shi4
Guyuan city in Ningxia

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