du2 =
du + Ø2

alone / independent / single / sole / only | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Everyone has left the space station, only the animals are left: Doggy Dog (du), the dachshund (犭) and the mosquito (虫). They have noone who throws them a stick or exposes their bare body parts to bite. All alone (独), they wait in the space station's entrance (Ø2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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quan3 =
qu + an3

dog, same as 犬 | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Cupid takes his dachshund out for a walk to the Anchor Inn, where he has a drink with his dachshund. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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chong2 =
chu + (e)ng2

lower form of animal life, including insects, insect larvae, worms and similar creatures / CL:條|条[tiao2],隻|只[zhi1] / person with a particular undesirable characteristic | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Chantal Chicken and a mosquito are taking part in a dart contest just inside the entrance of Stonehenge. The dart board is hanging in the middle of the entrance, and Chantal and the mosquito are standing to the sides. Over each of them a large fake nose is hovering: the loser will be covered in grey goose as punishment. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



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zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

China / Chinese / surname Zhong | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhong1 =
zhu + (e)ng1

within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A dart board. George Giant Squid (zhu-) is improvising a dart board (中) in front of Stonehenge (-(e)ng1): He's throwing dinosaur bones (丨) as darts on a big mandarin (口) as dart board. He always hits the mandarin right in the middle, so he's a bit bored. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

zhong4 =
zhu + (e)ng4

to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago


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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Stroke order

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HSK level: 5

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

du

Doggy Dog - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Ø2

Just insite the space station's entrance - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


du2

li4
independent / independence / to stand alone (HSK level 5)

du2

te4
unique / distinct / having special characteristics (HSK level 5)

dan1

du2
alone / by oneself / on one's own (HSK level 5)

du2

cai2
dictatorship (HSK level 6)

wei2

du2
only / just (i.e. it is only that...) / all except / unique (HSK level 6)

de2

tian1

du2

hou4
(of an area) rich in resources / (of a person) gifted or able (idiom) (HSK level 6)

gu1

du2
lonely / solitary (HSK level 6)

du2

jiao3

shou4
unicorn

du2

duan4

zhuan1

xing2
to decide and act alone (idiom); to take arbitrary action / a law unto oneself

du2

cai2

zhe3
dictator / autocrat

du2

shen1
unmarried / single

du2

dang1

yi1

mian4
to assume personal responsibility (idiom); to take charge of a section

du2

bai2
stage monologue / soliloquy

du2

wu3
solo dance

du2

zhan4
to monopolize / to control / to dominate

du2

zou4
solo

du2

lai2

du2

wang3
coming and going alone (idiom); a lone operator / keeping to oneself / unsociable / maverick

du2

ju4
to have unique (talent, insight etc)

du2

du2
alone

du2

ju1
to live alone / to live a solitary existence

du2

sheng1

zi3
only son

du2

chang4
(in singing) solo / to solo

du2

dao4
original

du2

pi4

xi1

jing4
to blaze a new trail (idiom); to display originality

du2

lan3
to monopolize

wei2

du2
only / solely / this one alone

du2

sheng1

nu:3
an only daughter

du2

mu4

zhou1
dugout / canoe / kayak

du2

yan3

long2
one-eyed person

du2

yi1

wu2

er4
unique and unmatched (idiom); unrivalled / nothing compares with it

du2

tun1
to hog / to keep everything for oneself

te4

li4

du2

xing2
to be unconventional / independence of action

qing2

you3

du2

zhong1
to have a feeling for sth (affection, sympathy, passion etc)

qing2

you3

du2

zhong1
to have a feeling for sth (affection, sympathy, passion etc)

du2

jiao3

xi4
monodrama / one-man show / comic talk

du2

zi3
only son

du2

chu3
to live alone

du2

you3
to personally own / to possess solely / only / solely

du2

lun2

che1
wheelbarrow / unicycle

du2

sheng1

zi3

nu:3
an only child

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