yan2 =
y + an2

surname Yan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

yan2 =
y + an2

tight (closely sealed) / stern / strict / rigorous / severe / father | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a tightly sealed bottling jar. Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn, Maud Younger is working on her top secret project. On a table she's got a sealed bottling jar of Mapo Doufu and a still packaged and sealed chocolate factory. She plans to modify the chocolate factory to produce Mapo Doufu, to sell the food world wide. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ya4 =
y + a4

Asia / Asian / second / next to / inferior / sub- / Taiwan pr. [ya3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

What is Asia famous for? Many people will say for its food. Let's say that 亚 is for 麻婆豆腐. Maud Younger is eating a plate of Mapo Doufu in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom, when a bullfrog steals the plate by snatching it away with his tongue. His punishment follows at once by Maud Younger beating him over the head with a flute. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 4 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago


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ye4 =
y + e4

surname Ye | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ye4 =
y + e4

line of business / industry / occupation / job / employment / school studies / enterprise / property / (Buddhism) karma / deed / to engage in / already | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I can't help but see a bullfrog in 业. Maud Younger finds that the climate in the Erechtheion's bathroom are perfect for her new business: growing bullfrogs. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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chang3 =
ch + ang3

factory / yard / depot / workhouse / works / (industrial) plant | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It's a chocolate factory! Charlie Chaplin (ch) is overjoyed to see that in the Songgwangsa (ang3), a small chocolate factory (厂) is for sale. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

han3 =
h + an3

"cliff" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 27), occurring in 原, 历, 压 etc | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 4

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

y

Y is for Maud Younger - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago
an2

Just inside the entrance of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


yan2

ci2
stern words

yan2

zhong4

wei1

hai4
severe harm / critical danger

yan2

zhong4

wen4

ti2
serious problem

yan2

zhong4

hou4

guo3
grave consequence / serious repercussion

yan2

zhong4

ji2

xing4

hu1

xi1

xi4

tong3

zong1

he2

zheng4
severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

yan2

li4

da3

ji1
to strike a severe blow / to crack down / to take strong measures

yan2

zhong4

po4

huai4
serious damage

yan2

zhong4

guan1

qie4
serious concern

yan2

chi4
careful / precise

yan2

chi4
to scold / to censure

yan2

ba3
to be strict / to enforce vigorously (procedures, quality control etc)

yan2

ci2
strict and compassionate / strict as a father and tender as a mother

yan2

fu4
Yan Fu (1853-1921), influential Chinese writer and translator of Western books, esp. on social sciences

bi4

lei3

sen1

yan2
closely guarded / strongly fortified / sharply divided

da4

fang1
广
guang3

fo2

hua2

yan2

jing1
Avatamsaka sutra of the Huayan school / also called Buddhavatamsaka-mahavaipulya Sutra, the Flower adornment sutra or the Garland sutra

qi1

guan3

yan2
henpecked male

yan2

dao3

shen2

she4
Itsukujima shrine in Hiroshima prefecture, Japan

jia1

yan2
(polite) my father

yan2

le5

yan3

r5
up to the eyeballs / full to overflowing / jampacked

xing2

shi4

yan2

jun4
in grave difficulties / the situation is grim

zui3

yan2
prudent in speech

yan2

ke1
severe / harsh

cong2

nan2

cong2

yan2
demanding and strict (idiom) / exacting

jie4

bei4

sen1

yan2
heavily-guarded

jie4

yan2

qu1
restricted area

yan2

dao3
Itsukushima island in Hiroshima prefecture, Japan, with a famous shrine

ri4

qu1

yan2

zhong4
more critical with every passing day

yan2

li4

pi1

ping2
to criticize severely / to slate

leng4

yan2
one who surmounts all obstacles (Buddhism)

zhang1

xiao4

yan2
John Chang (Taiwan Foreign Minister)

se4

li4

ci2

yan2
severe in both looks and speech (idiom)

hua2

yan2

zong1
Chinese Buddhist school founded on the Buddhavatamsaka-mahavaipulya Sutra (Garland sutra)

hua2

yan2

jing1
Avatamsaka sutra of the Huayan school / also called Buddhavatamsaka-mahavaipulya Sutra, the Flower adornment sutra or the Garland sutra

jie3

yan2
to lift restrictions (such as curfew or martial law)

jin3

yan2
meticulous / rigorous

cong2

yan2

cheng2

chu3
to deal with sb severely (idiom)

yan2

jia1

shen1

chi4
serious warning

yan2

jun4
tight / strict / severe / stern / difficult

yan2

fu4
strict or stern father

Example sentences for

 
take - him - deceive - fly to the sky - come - strictly - control
We can lure him here and strictly control him
 
you - will - morning and evening - guard - strictly - control - must not - careless
You must keep a close eye on him, don't be careless
 
deceive - he - go to heaven - strictly - control
Deceive him to come to heaven to watch carefully over him
 
imperial court - dignity - by - him - lose - exhausted
The imperial court lost his dignity because of him
 
if - not - arrest - come - strictly - punish
If he is not arrested and punished

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