bai3 =
b + ai3

to arrange / to exhibit / to move to and fro / a pendulum | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Beelzebub (b) is on a strike (罢) again, this time in the palace (ai3). The central action of his strike is to stop the royal pendulum (摆) using a toy claw (扌) and laughing devilishly. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

hand radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A toy claw. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
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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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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ba4 =
b + a4

to stop / to cease / to dismiss / to suspend / to quit / to finish | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Beelzebub (b) is on a strike (罢) in the Adziogol lighthouse's bathroom (a4). He is not a Sissy though, so he locked his arms in a concrete barrel (去) hanging right under the floor in a net (罒) so he is hard to get at. He will shout at anyone who wants to use the toilet until his demands are fulfilled. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


ba5 =
b + a5

(final particle, same as 吧) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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qu4 =
qu + Ø4

to go / to go to (a place) / to cause to go or send (sb) / to remove / to get rid of / (when used either before or after a verb) to go in order to do sth / to be apart from in space or time / (after a verb of motion indicates movement away from the speaker) / (used after certain verbs to indicate detachment or separation) / (of a time or an event etc) just passed or elapsed | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: The "nose" part (厶) can be seen as an arm, which goes through "earth" (土), and this reminds me of some protesters who lock themselves (or their arms, to be specific) to concrete barrels. Cupids dirt capsule could also be a concrete barrel. So in other characters, I'm going to represent 去 by a concrete barrel.

Cupid (qu) is trying to send himself to earth. In the bathroom of the space station (Ø4), he has prepared a capsule made of dirt (土). He's wearing his lucky fake nose (厶) when entering the capsule. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting



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mou3 =
m + ou3

old variant of 某[mou3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

si1 =
s + Ø1

old variant of 私[si1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a fake nose! Socrates (s) is wearing his fake nose (厶) in outer space, in front of the space station (Ø1). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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tu3 =
tu + Ø3

Tu (ethnic group) / surname Tu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

tu3 =
tu + Ø3

earth / dust / clay / local / indigenous / crude opium / unsophisticated / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Tommy Turtle (tu) wants to fix a cross (十) on a flute (一) in the space station (Ø3). It's hard to do it in outer space, so he uses some dust and clay (土) to fix the two things together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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shi2 =
sh + Ø2

ten / 10 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes (sh-) is investigating a very strange thing, which just arrived at the entrance of the space station (-2): A big pyramid made of ten (十) crosses (十), which are in turn made out of flutes (一) and dinosaur bones (丨). - 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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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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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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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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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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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 5

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

b

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

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
ai3

"ai3" is in the palace. Remember it by recalling that "Palais of Versailles" contains two times "ai". - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


yao2

bai3
to sway / to wobble / to waver (HSK level 6)

bai3

tuo1
to break away from / to cast off (old ideas etc) / to get rid of / to break away (from) / to break out (of) / to free oneself from / to extricate oneself (HSK level 6)

bai3

dong4
oscillation / swing / sway

bai3

she4
to arrange / to set out / to decorate / to display / decorative items

bai3

fang4
to set up / to arrange / to lay out

yao2

yao2

bai3

bai3
swaggering / staggering / waddling

ming2

bai3

zhe5
evident / clear / undoubted

bai3

tan1
to set up a vendor's stall in the street

yao2

bai3

bu4

ding4
indecisive / wavering

bai3

shou3
to wave one's hands

bai3

pu3
to put on airs / to be ostentatious

bai3

ping2
to be fair / to be impartial / to settle (a matter etc)

bai3

yang4

zi5
to do sth for show / to keep up appearances

dan1

bai3
simple pendulum (physics)

bai3

kuo4
to parade one's wealth / to be ostentatious and extravagant

bai3

jia4

zi5
to put on airs / to assume great airs

zhong1

bai3
pendulum

bai3

du4
ferry

bai3

nong4
to move back and forth / to fiddle with

xia4

bai3
hem of a skirt / shirt tail

bai3

bu4
to order about / to manipulate

yao2

bai3

wu3
swing (dance)

yao2

tou2

bai3

wei3
to nod one's head and wag one's tail (idiom) / to be well pleased with oneself / to have a lighthearted air

bai3

lun2
balance (of a watch or clock) / balance wheel

bai3

zhong1
pendulum clock

bai3

men2

mian4
to keep up appearances / to put up a front

bai3

long2

men2

zhen4
chat / gossip / spin a yarn

zheng4

jing1

ba1

bai3
variant of 正經八百|正经八百[zheng4 jing1 ba1 bai3]

pu1

bai3
to display (goods) / to dispose of

shuang1

bai3
double pendulum (math.)

xian3

bai5
(dialect) to show off

bai3

she5

r5
decorative items / ornaments

fu4

ke1

bai3
Foucault's pendulum

qian2

bai3
last time

da4

yao2

da4

bai3
to strut / swaggering

niu3

bai3
to twist and sway (one's body)

bai3

le5

yi1

dao4
to play tricks on / to make a fool of

bai3

shi4

shi2

jiang3

dao4

li3
present the facts and reason things out

bai3

chu1
to assume / to adopt (a look, pose, manner etc) / to bring out for display

bai3

di4

tan1
lit. to set up a stall on the ground / fig. to start up a new business

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