tian1 =
ti + an1

to add / to increase / to replenish | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

It was very tiring for Mother Theresa (ti) to shame (忝) her opponent during her last rap battle (忝). In front of the Anchor Inn (an1) she replenishes (添) her vigor by drinking bottled holy water (氵). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 2 days ago | add a painting



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tian3 =
ti + an3

to shame | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a rap battle.

Mother Teresa (ti) is shaming (忝) the angle (天) in the Anchor Inn (an3) during a rap battle (忝) for its ridiculous chain of heart-shaped lights (㣺). - Mnemonic by Matthias, 7 months ago | add a painting



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xx5

character component / another variant of 心 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Looks line a chain of heart-shaped lights, which is suspended from a long pole (the vertical stroke). - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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tian1 =
ti + an1

day / sky / heaven | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mother Teresa (ti) programmed a robot (大) to play a flute duet together with her in front of the Anchor Inn (an1). As they play their flutes (一) an angel (天) hears their heavenly tune and descends from heaven to listen to them. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 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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da4 =
d + a4

big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / older (than) / oldest / eldest / greatly / very much / (dialect) father / father's elder or younger brother | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The big, huge robot is doing some workout in the Adziogol Lighthouse's bathroom. He's lifting a flute, on which Don Quixote and Neanderthal man are hanging. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

dai4 =
d + ai4

see 大夫[dai4 fu5] | 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, 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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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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丿
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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 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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shui3 =
shu + ei3

"water" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 85), occurring in 没, 法, 流 etc / see also 三點水|三点水[san1 dian3 shui3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A bottle of water. Sheldon Shrimp (shu-) enjoys a bottle of water (氵) inside the Eiffel tower (-ei3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
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: 6

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

ti

Mother Teresa - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
an1

In front of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

Words with


zeng1

tian1
to add / to increase (HSK level 6)

hua4

she2

tian1

zu2
lit. draw legs on a snake (idiom); fig. to ruin the effect by adding sth superfluous / to overdo it (HSK level 6)

tian1

jia1
to add / to increase

tian1

luan4
(coll.) to cause trouble for sb / to inconvenience

ru2

hu3

tian1

yi4
lit. like a tiger that has grown wings / with redoubled power (idiom)

jin3

shang4

tian1

hua1
lit. on brocade, add flowers (idiom); to decorate sth already perfect / gilding the lily

tian1

ma2

fan5
to cause trouble for sb / to inconvenience

tian1

jia1

ji4
additive / food additive

tian1

you2

jia1

cu4
lit. to add oil and vinegar / fig. adding details while telling a story (to make it more interesting)

tian1

zhi4
to buy / to acquire / to add to one's possessions

tian1

bu5
to fill (up) / to replenish

tian1

jia1

wu4
additive

tian1

ding1
to add a son to the family

tian1

ban4
to acquire

er4

yi1

tian1

zuo4

wu3
lit. one half equals zero point five (division rule in abacus reckoning) / to share fairly between two parties / to go fifty-fifty

tian1

zhuan1

jia1

wa3
lit. contribute bricks and tiles for a building (idiom) / fig. to do one's bit to help

jia1

tian1
augment / add

jia1

you2

tian1

cu4
to add interest (to a story) / to sex up

Example sentences for

 
still - want - increase - army
You want even more forces

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