wen2 =
w + (e)n2

surname Wen | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

wen2 =
w + (e)n2

language / culture / writing / formal / literary / gentle / (old) classifier for coins / Kangxi radical 118 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Willy Walrus just entered the Forbidden City. He wants to give his beret to the cloakroom personnel, but it's so dirty that they will only touch it with pliers. Willy Walrus is quite offended by this strange culture. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


A thick book. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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+
yi4 =
y + Ø4

to regulate / to govern / to control / to mow | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like pliers. Maud Younger is using pliers in the space station's bathroom to regulate and control the water flow of the sink. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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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, 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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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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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 3

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

w

Willy Walrus - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
(e)n2

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


wen2

hua4
culture / civilization / cultural / CL:個|个[ge4],種|种[zhong3] (HSK level 3)

zhong1

wen2
Chinese / Chinese written language / Chinese writing (HSK level 4)

wen2

zhang1
article / essay / literary works / writings / hidden meaning / CL:篇[pian1],段[duan4],頁|页[ye4] (HSK level 4)

zuo4

wen2
to write an essay / composition (student essay) / CL:篇[pian1] (HSK level 5)

lun4

wen2
paper / treatise / thesis / CL:篇[pian1] / to discuss a paper or thesis (old) (HSK level 5)

wen2

ming2
civilized / civilization / culture / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 5)

wen2

xue2
literature / CL:種|种[zhong3] (HSK level 5)

wen2

jian4
document / file / CL:份[fen4] (HSK level 5)

wen2

ju4
stationery / item of stationery (pen, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener etc) (HSK level 5)

wen2

wu4
cultural relic / historical relic / CL:件[jian4],個|个[ge4] (HSK level 6)

wen2

ping2
diploma (HSK level 6)

wen2

ya3
elegant / refined (HSK level 6)

si1

wen2
refined / educate / cultured / intellectual / polite / gentle (HSK level 6)

wen2

xian4
document (HSK level 6)

san3

wen2
prose / essay (HSK level 6)

tian1

wen2
astronomy (HSK level 6)

wen2

yi4
literature and art (HSK level 6)

shi3

di4

wen2
Steven, Stephen (name)

la1

ding1

wen2
Latin (language)

wen2

jian4

jia1
folder / file (paper)

wen2

lai2
Brunei Darussalam, independent sultanate in northwest Borneo

shi1

wen2
poetry and literature

wen2

ke1
liberal arts / humanities

gu3

wen2
old language / the Classics / classical Chinese as a literary model, esp. in Tang and Song prose / classical Chinese as a school subject

a1

la1

bo2

wen2
Arabic (language & writing)

wen2

hao2
literary giant / great writer / eminent writer

wen2

ji2
collected works

tai4

wen2
Thai (language)

wen2

ren2
scholar / literati

fan4

wen2
Sanskrit

wai4

wen2
foreign language (written)

yi4

wen2
translated text

quan2

wen2
entire text / full text

kai3

wen2
Kevin (person name)

tian1

wen2

guan3
planetarium

wen2

mang2
illiterate

da2

er3

wen2
Charles Darwin (1809-1882), British biologist and author of "On the Origin of Species" 物種起源|物种起源[wu3 zhong3 qi3 yuan2] / Darwin, capital of Australian Northern Territory 北領地|北领地[Bei3 Ling3 di4]

wen2

cai3
literary talent / literary grace / rich and bright colors

zheng4

wen2
main text (as opposed to footnotes) / main body (of a book)

ya4

wen2

hua4
subculture

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