an4 =
Ø + an4

(legal) case / incident / record / file / table | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Albert Einstein (Ø) is being accused of being a counter revolutionary capitalist (案). He is restrained to a Christmas tree (木) in the Anchor Inn's bathroom (an4) by a safety belt (安) fixed to the tree and to his ankle so that he can't run away. Anyway he uses his time to have a close look at his file (案). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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+
an1 =
Ø + an1

surname An | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

an1 =
Ø + an1

content / calm / still / quiet / safe / secure / in good health / to find a place for / to install / to fix / to fit / to bring (a charge against sb) / to pacify / security / safety / peace / ampere | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Albert Einstein prepared an experiment: He invented a new sport and tries it out himself. Using a seat belt, he jumps off Anchor Inn's roof. To his surprise, he lands in a graduation cap that Bessie Coleman put there to capture him. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting



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ru3 =
ru + Ø3

archaic variant of 汝[ru3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

nu:3 =
+ Ø3

female / woman / daughter | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I'll represent 女 by Bessie Coleman, the first female pilot of African American descent. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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mian2 =
mi + an2

"roof" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 40), occurring in 家, 定, 安 etc / see also 寶蓋|宝盖[bao3 gai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A roof is not easily represented in a room, so I'm going to represent it by a graduation cap. Marilyn Monroe (mi-) wants to go to Anchor Inn after her graduation from university. Just inside the entrance (-an2), her friends snatch away her graduation cap (symbol for 宀), and instead put a cooking top (symbol for 冖) and a petal leaf (symbol for 丶) on her head. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago


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zhu3 =
zhu + Ø3

"dot" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 3) / see also 點|点[dian3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This character shall be represented by a petal leaf when appearing in other characters. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

George Giant Squid is trying out two petal leafs as eyebrows in the space station. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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mi4 =
mi + Ø4

"cover" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 14), occurring in 军, 写, 冠 etc / see also 禿寶蓋|秃宝盖[tu1 bao3 gai4] / see also 平寶蓋|平宝盖[ping2 bao3 gai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

冖 shall be represented by a cooking top. Marilyn Monroe (mi-) wants to use the bathroom in the space station (-4), but the door is broken! She tries to cover herself with a cooking top (symbol for 冖). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago


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mu4 =
mu + Ø4

surname Mu | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

mu4 =
mu + Ø4

tree / wood / coffin / wooden / simple / numb / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Malte Monkey is putting up a Christmas tree in the bathroom of the space station. He puts up a cross, on which he puts eight balls (as Christmas balls). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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ba1 =
b + a1

eight / 8 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: eightball.

Beelzebub (b-) is balancing two eightballs in front of the Adziogol Lighthouse (-a1): One on a banana (丿) and one on a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
丿
+
xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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,
over 2 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, 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

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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 4

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

Ø

"Ø" is for Albert Einstein. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an4

In Anchor Inn's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Words with


da2

an4
answer / solution / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

fang1

an4
plan / program (for action etc) / proposal / proposed bill / CL:個|个[ge4],套[tao4] (HSK level 5)

cao3

an4
draft (legislation, proposal etc) (HSK level 6)

tu2

an4
design / pattern (HSK level 6)

an4

li4
case (law) / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 6)

an4

jian4
case / instance / CL:宗[zong1],樁|桩[zhuang1],起[qi3] (HSK level 6)

dang4

an4
file / record / archive (HSK level 6)

li4

an4
to register (to an official organism) / to file a case (for investigation)

fan4

an4
to be discovered and brought to justice

xuan2

an4
unresolved question / unresolved case

an4

zi5
long table / counter / case / law case / legal case / judicial case

zhuan1

an4
special case for investigation / project (Taiwan)

an4

ban3
kneading or chopping board

gui1

an4
to bring to justice / arrested and brought to trial

jiao4

an4
lesson plan / teaching plan / a "missionary case" (a dispute over Christian missionaries during the late Qing)

fa1

an4
occurrence (refers to time and place esp. of a criminal act) / to take place / to occur

zuo4

an4
to commit a crime

an4

tou2
on one's desk

bing4

an4
medical record

tong2

an4

fan4
accomplice

can3

an4
massacre / tragedy / CL:起[qi3]

bei4

an4
to put on record / to file

jie2

an4
to conclude a case / to wind up

fa3

an4
bill / proposed law

dang4

an4

guan3
archive library

jiu4

an4
old court case / long-standing legal dispute

jue2

yi4

an4
resolution (of a meeting)

jia3

an4
fabricated legal case / frame-up

pai1

an4

jiao4

jue2
lit. slap the table and shout with praise (idiom); fig. wonderful! / amazing! / great!

cuo4

an4
a misjudged legal case / a miscarriage (of justice)

xue4

an4
murder case

po4

an4
to solve a case / shabby old table

she4

an4
(person) involved in (the case)

xiong1

sha1

an4
murder case

ge4

an4
a case / an individual case / case-by-case

zui4

an4
a criminal case

ban4

an4
to handle a case

an4

juan4
records / files / archives

yu4

an4
Contingency plan

yuan1

an4
miscarriage of justice

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