sao3 =
s + ao3

to sweep | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Socrates (s) is sweeping the Taos Pueblo (ao3) using a broom (扫). There are big pig snouts (彐) lying around on the floor which he picks up using a toy claw (扌) because they are too big to sweep (扫). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


sao4 =
s + ao4

broom | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ji4 =
ji + Ø4

pig snout (Kangxi radical 58) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Jeanne of Arc wears a fake pig snout in the space station's bathroom and makes grunting and squealing sounds. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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xx5

hand radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A toy claw. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting



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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

s

Socrates. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
ao3

In the Taos Pueblo - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
ao4

In the Taos Pueblo's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


da3

sao3
to clean / to sweep (HSK level 3)

sao4

zhou5
broom

sao3

miao2

yi2
scanner (device)

qing1

sao3
to tidy up / to mop up / a sweep (against crime)

sao3

dang4
to root out / to wipe out

sao3

shi4
to run one's eyes over / to sweep one's eyes over

sao3

mang2
to wipe out illiteracy

sao3

miao2
to scan

heng2

sao3
to sweep away / to sweep across

sao3

she4
to rake with machine gunfire / to strafe / to machine-gun down

sao4

ba3
broom

sao3

lei2
minesweeper (computer game)

sao3

miao2

qi4
scanner

sao3

chu2
to sweep / to clean with a brush / to sweep away (often fig.)

sao4

zhou5

xing1
comet / jinx / bearer of ill luck

sao3

di4
to sweep the floor / to reach rock bottom / to be at an all-time low

sao3

xing4
to have one's spirits dampened / to feel disappointed

yi1

sao3

er2

guang1
to clear off / to make a clean sweep of

sao3

huang2
campaign against pornography

sao3

wei3
to complete the last stage of work / to round off

sao3

mu4
to sweep the tombs (of one's ancestors) / the Qingming festival

yi1

sao3

er2

kong1
to sweep clean / to clean out

sao3

huang2

da3

fei1
to eradicate pornography and illegal publications

sao3

lei2

ting3
minesweeper

heng2

sao3

qian1

jun1
total annihilation

wei1

xin4

sao3

di4
to lose every scrap of reputation

sao4

ba3

xing1
bearer of ill luck / person with the evil eye / comet

shu4

ma3

sao3

miao2
a digital scan

ge4

ren2

zi4

sao3

men2

qian2

xue3

,

mo4

guan3

ta1

jia1

wa3

shang4

shuang1
sweep the snow from your own door step, don't worry about the frost on your neighbor's roof (idiom)

qiu1

feng1

sao3

luo4

ye4
lit. as the autumn gale sweeps away the fallen leaves (idiom); to drive out the old and make a clean sweep

chao1

sheng1

sao3

miao2
ultrasonic scan

zhu2

hang2

sao3

miao2
line by line scanning / progressive scanning

ge2

hang2

sao3

miao2
interlaced scanning

dian4

nao3

duan4

ceng2

sao3

miao2
CAT scan / CT scan

yan2

mian4

sao3

di4
lit. for one's face to reach rock bottom / to be thoroughly discredited (idiom)

ming2

yu4

sao3

di4
to be thoroughly discredited / to fall into disrepute

sao3

luo2
Saul (name) / biblical king around 1000 BC

sao3

dang4

tui3
leg sweep

sao3

jie1
to sweep the streets / to canvas (for votes, sales etc)

sao3

chu2

tian1

xia4
to sweep away evil / to purge (the world of crime)

Example sentences for

 
Really - is - frustrating - very much
How disappointing!
 
I - will - sweep - flat - your - Mountain of Flowers and Fruit
I will sweep away your Mountain of Flowers and Fruit

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