sheng1 =
sh + (e)ng1

to ascend / to rise to the rank of / to promote / to hoist / liter / measure for dry grain equal to one-tenth dou 斗[dou3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: 升降机, shēng jiàng jī, a scissor lift.

Sherlock Holmes (sh) is working on an undercover job in front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1). He is disguised as worker on a scissor lift (升), picking up bananas (丿) from Stonehenge's stones. He is always ready to strike and keeps his handcuffs (廾) ready at all times. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year 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
+
gong3 =
gu + (e)ng3

hands joined | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Handcuffs. Gitta Giraffe is sitting inside of Stonehenge, her hands tied up with handcuffs. There's a flute as horizontal bar, and attached to either side are a banana and a dinosaur bone, so that she cannot slide off the chain. - 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
+

+
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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=
丿
+

+
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

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 5

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

sh

"sh" is for Sherlock Holmes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
(e)ng1

In front of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


jin4

sheng1
to promote to a higher position (HSK level 6)

biao1

sheng1
to rise rapidly / to soar (HSK level 6)

zhi2

sheng1

ji1
helicopter / CL:架[jia4]

sheng1

kong1
to rise to the sky / to lift off / to levitate / lift-off

sheng1

qi2
to raise a flag / to hoist a flag

sheng1

diao4
rising tone (phonetics, e.g. on a question in English)

sheng1

qian1
promote / promotion

ge1

wu3

sheng1

ping2
lit. to celebrate peace with songs and dance (idiom) / fig. to make a show of happiness and prosperity

sheng1

hua2
to sublimate / sublimation (physics) / to raise to a higher level / to refine / promotion

sheng1

jiang4

ji1
aerial work platform (e.g. cherry picker or scissor lift) / lift / elevator

sheng1

tian1
lit. to ascend to heaven / to die

shang4

sheng1
to rise / to go up / to ascend

sheng1

guan1
to get promoted

sheng1

teng2
to rise / to ascend / to leap up

ti2

sheng1
to promote / to upgrade

sheng1

wen1
to become hot / temperature rise / (fig.) to intensify / to hot up / to escalate / to get a boost

pa2

sheng1
to rise / to ascend / to climb (airplane etc) / to go up (sales figures etc) / to gain promotion

sheng1

ji2
to escalate (in intensity) / to go up by one grade / to be promoted / to upgrade (computing)

sheng1

jiang4
rising and lowering

pan1

sheng1
to clamber up / (of prices etc) to rise

sheng1

ren4
to be promoted to

sheng1

qi3
to raise / to hoist / to rise

sheng1

zhi2
to rise in value / to appreciate

gong1

sheng1
liter

fei1

sheng1
to levitate heavenwards (a Daoist success) / to take off / to soar (of prices)

fei1

sheng1
to levitate heavenwards (a Daoist success) / to take off / to soar (of prices)

zhi2

sheng1

fei1

ji1
see 直升機|直升机[zhi2 sheng1 ji1]

hui2

sheng1
to rise again after a fall / to pick up / rally (stock market etc)

gao1

sheng1
to get a promotion

sheng1

gao1
to raise / to ascend

sheng1

xue2
to enter the next grade school

hao2

sheng1
milliliter

wei1

sheng1
microliter

ji1

quan3

sheng1

tian1
lit. poultry and dogs rise to Heaven (idiom) / fig. to ride on sb else's success / Once one man gets a government position, all his cronies get in too / Once sb has cracked the problem, every Tom, Dick and Harry can do it

sheng1

ge2
promotion / upgrade

sheng1

jie2

chang2
ascending colon (anatomy) / first section of large intestine

sheng1

fu2
extent of an increase / percentage rise

sheng1

shi4
rising prices / bull market

bu4

bu4

gao1

sheng1
to climb step by step / to rise steadily / on the up and up

shang4

sheng1

kong1

jian1
upside / potential to rise

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