zhuan1 =
zhu + an1

variant of 甎|砖[zhuan1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhuan1 =
zhu + an1

variant of 磚|砖[zhuan1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhuan1 =
zhu + an1

brick / CL:塊|块[kuai4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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zhuan1 =
zhu + an1

for a particular person, occasion, purpose / focused on one thing / special / expert / particular (to sth) / concentrated / specialized | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Let's say the expert is a scientist. Also, 专 reminds me a little bit of the wheelchair symbol. Thus I choose a scientist in a wheelchair as symbol for 专. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


In front of Anchor Inn, the scientist and George Giant Squid are focused on one thing: Electrifying the wheelchair of the scientist. Deeply concentrated they connect a capacitor to the wheelchair, which indeed starts to move a little. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting


zhuan1 =
zhu + an1

variant of 專|专[zhuan1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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er4 =
Ø + Ø4

two / 2 / stupid (Beijing dialect) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a component in other characters, 二 represents a capacitor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Mnemonic symbol: a capacitor.

Albert Einstein (-) is experimenting with a capacitor (二) in the space station's bathroom (-4). He finds that it's uncomfortable to discharge a capacitor using two flutes (一). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 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, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

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


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xx5

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

Looks a bit like ⚡, thus I'll represent it by a thunderbolt. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting



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xx5

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

It's a finger! - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago


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dan4 =
d + an4

dry measure for grain equal to ten dou 斗 / ten pecks / one hundred liters | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shi2 =
sh + Ø2

rock / stone / stone inscription / one of the eight ancient musical instruments 八音[ba1 yin1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Sherlock Holmes finds the space station's entrance blocked by a big rock. He uses a wind wheel and a mandarin to build a lever, with which he is able to move the rock. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting


shi2 =
sh + Ø2

surname Shi | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel (phonetic "myeon"), an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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

Stroke order

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is not a component of another character.

is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 6

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

zhu

George Giant Squid - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
an1

In front of Anchor Inn - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


zhuan1

wa3
tiles and bricks (HSK level 6)

ci2

zhuan1
ceramic tile

qiao1

men2

zhuan1
lit. a brick as a door knocker (idiom); fig. a temporary expedient / to use sb as a stepping stone to fortune

di4

zhuan1
floor tile

zhuan1

tou5
brick

pao1

zhuan1

yin3

yu4
lit. to throw a brick to attract jade (idiom); fig. I offer a humble remark, please give us your valued opinion (e.g. commonplace remarks as a foreword to a distinguished speech)

zhuan1

kuai4
brick

bing1

zhuan1
ice-cream brick

qi4

zhuan1
to lay bricks / bricklaying

tian1

zhuan1

jia1

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

qi4

zhuan1

gong1
bricklaying

di4

ban3

zhuan1
floor tile

zhuan1

shi2
brick

zhuan1

yao2
brick kiln

zhuan1

yao2

chang3
brick kiln

zhuan1

hong2

tu3
red brick clay

ban3

zhuan1
(dialect) wall brick

ban1

zhuan1

za2

jiao3
to hurt oneself by one's own doing / to boomerang / to shoot oneself in the foot (idiom)

nai4

huo3

zhuan1
refractory brick / firebrick

jin1

zhuan1
BRIC / BRICS economic bloc (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa)

jin1

zhuan1

si4

guo2
Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC)

mei3

zhuan1
magnesium brick (refractory material)

hei1

zhuan1

yao2
lit. black brick kiln / factories that acquired notoriety in 2007 for slave labor

pai1

zhuan1
(slang) to throw brickbats / to criticize harshly

yin3

yu4

zhi1

zhuan1
lit. a brick thrown after a jade / enticing sb to come forward (idiom)

biao1

zhuan1
marker brick (in building) / keystone

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