cheng2 =
ch + (e)ng2

surname Cheng / Cheng (c. 2000 BC), third of the legendary Flame Emperors 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

cheng2 =
ch + (e)ng2

to bear / to carry / to hold / to continue / to undertake / to take charge / owing to / due to / to receive | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Whenever Charlie Chaplin senses injustice, he takes a sip of the radioactive water of the 氶 river and changes into a superhero. Just inside the entrance of Stonehenge, He puts a coordinate system on his head as crown and fixes some bearings as roller blades to his feet to fight the crime of environmental pollution. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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san1 =
s + an1

surname San | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

san1 =
s + an1

three / 3 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: Cartesian coordinate system with three (三) axes.

Socrates (s-) is performing in front of Anchor Inn (-an1). He created an electrical flute by attaching a large capacitor (二) to the flute (一), so that he can get the attention of all the people. Moreover, he's balancing on a Cartesian coordinate system (三). Unfortunately, only three (三) people stop to watch the result. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

As a component in other characters, this shall be represented by a Cartesian coordinate system. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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over 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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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over 3 years ago
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over 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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over 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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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zheng3 =
zh + (e)ng3

name of a river in Shandong province | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a bottle of water from the 氶 river, which is sealed with a sickle.

George Washington wanted to take a sip from his 氶 water bottle inside of Stonehenge, but he hurt his hand with the sickle which seals the bottle. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

character component | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A sickle - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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shui3 =
shu + ei3

surname Shui | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shui3 =
shu + ei3

water / river / liquid / beverage / additional charges or income / (of clothes) classifier for number of washes | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sheldon Shrimp just climbed the Eiffel tower. He's really thirsty, so he's glad to find a water fountain. After he quenches his thirst, he also finds a snack: A banana is swimming in the water. He never ate a banana before, so he tries a mix of different methods: Putting on a fake beak to pick on the banana, holding it with a finger and peeling it with a crowbar. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
丿
+
xx5

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

This one looks like a beak. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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+
丿
+
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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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+
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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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+

+
丿
+
xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 5

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

ch

Charlie Chaplin - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
(e)ng2

Just inside the entrance of Stonehenge - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

In Stonehenge's kitchen - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting

Words with


cheng2

dan1
to undertake / to assume (responsibility etc) (HSK level 5)

cheng2

ren4
to admit / to concede / to recognize / recognition (diplomatic, artistic etc) / to acknowledge (HSK level 5)

cheng2

shou4
to bear / to support / to inherit (HSK level 5)

ji4

cheng2
to inherit / to carry on / to succeed (HSK level 6)

cheng2

bao1
to contract / to undertake (a job) (HSK level 6)

cheng2

nuo4
to promise / to undertake to do something / commitment (HSK level 6)

cheng2

ban4
to undertake / to accept a contract (HSK level 6)

feng4

cheng5
to fawn on / to flatter / to ingratiate oneself / flattery

cheng2

ji4
adoption (e.g. of a nephew as a son) / to inherit

cheng2

zu1

ren2
leaser / tenant

cheng2

jian4
to construct under contract

cheng2

shou4

li4
tolerance / capability of adapting oneself

cheng2

jie1
to receive / to accept / to carry on

cheng2

meng2
to be indebted (to sb)

ji4

cheng2

quan2
right of inheritance

cheng2

zai4
to bear the weight / to sustain

chuan2

cheng2
to pass on (to future generations) / passed on (from former times) / a continued tradition / an inheritance

cheng2

bao1

ren2
contractor

cheng2

xi2
to inherit / to follow / to adopt

cheng2

zu1
to rent / to lease

e1

yu2

feng4

cheng2
flattering and fawning (idiom) / sweet-talking

zhou2

cheng2
bearing (mechanical)

bing3

cheng2
to take orders / to receive commands / to carry on (a tradition)

cheng2

yun4
to provide transport / to accept the Mandate of Heaven / to acknowledge one's calling to be emperor

cheng2

zai4

li4
carrying capacity

yi1

mai4

xiang1

cheng2
traceable to the same stock (idiom); of a common origin (of trends, ideas etc)

tan3

cheng2
to confess / to admit / to come clean / calmly

cheng2

bao1

shang1
contractor

ji4

cheng2

ren2
heir / successor

cheng2

zhong4
to sustain / to bear the weight (of the upper storeys in architecture) / load-bearing

cheng2

dui4
to accept checks etc / to honor a check

cheng2

qian2

qi3

hou4
to follow the past and herald the future (idiom); part of a historical transition / forming a bridge between earlier and later stages

cheng2

shen3

fa3

guan1
trial judge

ying4

tian1

cheng2

yun4
lit. to respond to heaven and suit the times (idiom); to rule according to the will of heaven / the Divine Right of kings

nu:3

ji4

cheng2

ren2
inheritress

si1

ma3

cheng2

zhen1
Sima Chengzhen (655-735), Daoist priest in Tang dynasty

cheng2

xian1

qi3

hou4
see 承前啟後|承前启后[cheng2 qian2 qi3 hou4]

cheng2

zuo4
to undertake / to take on (i.e. to accept a task)

cheng2

fu4
to promise to pay

feng4

cheng5

tao3

hao3
to curry favor / to get the desired outcome by flattery

Example sentences for

 
Jade Emperor - old man - have to - concede - Great Sage the Equal of Heaven - (le)
The Jade Emperor had no choice but to recognize the Great Sage the Equal of Heaven
 
recognize - Great Sage the Equal of Heaven - (le)
He recognized the Great Sage the Equal of Heaven

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