ge1 =
g + e1

song / CL:支[zhi1],首[shou3] / to sing | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Hermann Marx beat Guy Fawkes in a bed of nails stacking competition in front of the Erectheion. Because of that, Guy Fawkes hands him an IOU note, promising to give him his bed of nails. Hermann is so happy that he sings "oh my glory days". - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ge1 =
g + e1

elder brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Karl Marx' elder brother Hermann has many abilities. For example, he once beat Guy Fawkes in a bed of nail stacking competition in front of the Erectheion. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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ke3 =
k + e3

can / may / able to / to approve / to permit / to suit / (particle used for emphasis) certainly / very | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Karl Marx is challenging his abilities in the Erechtheion. He tries to force a nail into a mandarin, just by using his head. On top of that he tries to do so one thousand times, in order to create a bed of nails. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


ke4 =
k + e4

see 可汗[ke4 han2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

surname Ding | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

ding1 =
di + (e)ng1

fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / fourth in order / letter "D" or roman "IV" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / butyl / cubes (of food) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Dorothy Gale balances a flute on a crowbar in front of Stonehenge. For this trick, she wins the fourth place in an artists competition and gets a quarter of a pizza as prize. Unfortunately, there is a big nail on the pizza piece. - 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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, 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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kou3 =
k + ou3

mouth / classifier for things with mouths (people, domestic animals, cannons, wells etc) / classifier for bites or mouthfuls | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

口 shall be represented by a mandarin. Karl Marx (k-) is watching a mouth-watering mandarin in the Louvre (-ou3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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qian4 =
qi + an4

deficient / to owe / to lack / yawn | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The Queen of Hearts is pretty annoyed by Neanderthal Man, who is quarreling with a crane in Anchor Inn's bathroom. Neanderthal Man owes the crane some money. The crane is waving with the Dude's IOU note. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


The crane is waving with the Dude's IOU note. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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xx5

character component without any dedicated meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I think this looks like a crane; to the left is its wing, and to the right its head. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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ren2 =
r + (e)n2

man / person / people / CL:個|个[ge4],位[wei4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Robinson Crusoe (r-) has just entered the Forbidden City (-en2), when he suddenly meets Neanderthal Man (人). Neanderthal Man offers him a banana (丿), but Robinson Crusoe doesn't trust the present and pokes it with a finger (㇏). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
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


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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 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Stroke order

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HSK level: 2

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

g

"g" is for Guy Fawkes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
e1

In front of the Erechtheion - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Words with


chang4

ge1
to sing a song (HSK level 2)

ge1

song4
to sing the praises of / to extol / to eulogize (HSK level 6)

ge1

nu:3
female singer (archaic)

ge1

de2
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), German poet and dramatist

ge1

gong1

song4

de2
to sing sb's praises (mostly derogatory)

qing2

ge1
love song

ge1

ting1
karaoke hall / disco hall

guo2

ge1
national anthem

neng2

ge1

shan4

wu3
can sing and dance (idiom); fig. a person of many talents

ge1

ju4

yuan4
opera house

song4

ge1
carol

ge1

wu3

sheng1

ping2
lit. to celebrate peace with songs and dance (idiom) / fig. to make a show of happiness and prosperity

ke3

ge1

ke3

qi4
lit. you can sing or you can cry (idiom); fig. deeply moving / happy and sad / inspiring and tragic

ge1

ci2
song lyric / lyrics

ou1

ge1
(literary) to celebrate in song / to eulogize

ge1

wu3

tuan2
song and dance troupe

si4

mian4

chu3

ge1
lit. on all sides, the songs of Chu (idiom) / fig. surrounded by enemies, isolated and without help

ou1

ge1
Acura (Honda car model)

ge1

chang4
to sing

ge1

sheng1
singing voice / fig. original voice of a poet

kai3

ge1
triumphal hymn / victory song / paean

er2

ge1
nursery rhyme

min2

ge1
folk song / CL:支[zhi1],首[shou3]

wan3

ge1
a dirge / an elegy

lian4

ge1
love song

yin3

hang2

gao1

ge1
to sing at the top of one's voice (idiom)

mu4

ge1
shepherd's song / pastoral

ge1

li4

ya4
Goliath

ge1

ju4
western opera / CL:場|场[chang3],出[chu1]

dui4

ge1
answering phrase of duet / to sing antiphonal answer

ge1

chang4

jia1
singer

ge1

yong3
singing

bei1

ge1
sad melody / stirring strains / elegy / dirge / threnody / sing with solemn fervor

guo2

ji4

ge1
The Internationale

gao1

ge1

meng3

jin4
to advance singing loudly (idiom); triumphant progress

shan1

ge1
folk song / mountain song

ge1

r5
song

ge1

yao2
folksong / ballad / nursery rhyme

ge1

mi2
fan of a singer

shi1

ge1
poem / CL:本[ben3],首[shou3],段[duan4]

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