man4 =
m + an4

slow | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The fight between Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela has been very slow, so the audience decided to help them a bit and hands each of them two flails. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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"Heart" side-radical. | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Looks a bit like a flail. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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man4 =
m + an4

handsome / large / long | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symol: 曼德拉, Nelson Mandela, who is very handsome (and very large).

Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi are fighting a gladiator fight in the Anchor Inn's bathroom. First they both shout into a microphone why each of them will win for the audience, then they start to fight: Mahatma Gandhi with boxing gloves, Nelson Mandela with a fishing net. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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yue1 =
yu + e1

to speak / to say | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is selling flutes in front of the Erechtheion. She has a whole box of them, and she's advertising them by using a microphone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
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, almost 5 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 5 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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wang3 =
w + ang3

net (Kangxi radical 122) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one just looks like a fishing net. Willy walrus is trying to fish frozen fish from the freezer inside the Songgwangsa. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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xx5

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

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago


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xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 2

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

m

Mahatma Gandhi - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
an4

In Anchor Inn's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


man4

xing4
slow and patient / chronic (disease) / slow to take effect (e.g. a slow poison) (HSK level 6)

dai4

man4
to slight / to neglect (HSK level 6)

man4

tiao2

si1

li3
with calculated unhurried steps (idiom); slow and deliberate / methodical

man4

xing4

bing4
chronic disease

jian3

man4
to slow down

man4

man5

tun1

tun1
very slow

man4

jing4

tou2
slow motion

qie3

man4
to wait a moment / do not go too soon

man4

zou3
Stay a bit! / Wait a minute! / (to a departing guest) Take care!

man4

xing2
to walk slowly

man4

che1
local bus or train / slow train with many stops

kuai4

man4
speed

man4

teng2

teng2
leisurely / unhurried / sluggish

ao4

man4
arrogant / haughty

man4

dong4

zuo4
slow motion

man4

tun1

tun1
very slow / exasperatingly slow

qing1

man4
irreverent

man4

man4
slowly

huan3

man4
slow / slow-moving

man4

you1

you1
unhurried

man4

xing4

zi5
slow-tempered / phlegmatic / a slowcoach

man4

su4

she4

ying3
slow shutter speed photography

man4

chang2
extremely long / unending

tuo1

man4
to retard / to slow sth down

bu4

pa4

man4

,

jiu4

pa4

zhan4
it's better to make slow progress than no progress at all (proverb)

jian3

man4
negligent (towards guests)

xi4

jiao2

man4

yan4
to eat slowly (idiom)

xing2

dong4

huan3

man4
lagging / slow to move / tardy

xie4

man4
irreverent / slighting

chi2

man4
slow / late

gao1

man4
proud / overbearing

gong4

gao1

wo3

man4
haughty and arrogant

wu3

man4
to humiliate / to bully

ao4

man4

yu3

pian1

jian4
Pride and prejudice, novel by Jane Austen 珍・奧斯汀|珍・奥斯汀

man4

hua4

ji4
moderator

man4

cheng2

shi4
slow-paced town

man4

gong1

chu1

qiao3

jiang4
patient work makes a skilled craftsman

man4

gong1

chu1

xi4

huo4
patient work makes a fine product

man4

dai4
to slight (treat badly)

man4

xing4

pi2

lao2

zheng4

hou4

qun2
chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)

Example sentences for

 
but - slow
Not so fast
 
slow - let - me - think
Not so fast. Let me think
 
slow - go
Wait a minute

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