guan3 =
gu + an3

variant of 管[guan3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

guan3 =
gu + an3

surname Guan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

guan3 =
gu + an3

to take care (of) / to control / to manage / to be in charge of / to look after / to run / to care about / tube / pipe / woodwind / classifier for tube-shaped objects / particle similar to 把[ba3] in 管...叫 constructions / writing brush / (coll.) to / towards | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

As a government offficial, Gitta Giraffe is checking the books of the Anchor Inn inside of it. She has to check many many folders, and to protect herself and her work, she's beating anyone who gets too close with a bamboo stick. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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xx5

bamboo radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A bamboo stick. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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guan1 =
gu + an1

surname Guan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

guan1 =
gu + an1

official / government / organ of body / CL:個|个[ge4] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Gitta Giraffe just graduated from Anchor Inn, and standing in front of it, still wearing her graduation cap, she's ready to assume her post as government official. She already has a folder under each arm and is wearing big safety glasses (be safe at work!). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: to symbolize the bureaucracy involved in every governmental system I'll use a folder. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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yi3 =
y + Ø3

old variant of 以[yi3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a cool pair of safety glasses. - 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

Stroke order

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HSK level: 4

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

gu

Gitta Giraffe - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an3

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

Image by Matthias,
over 1 year ago

Words with


bu4

guan3
no matter (what, how) / regardless of / no matter (HSK level 4)

jin3

guan3
despite / although / even though / in spite of / unhesitatingly / do not hesitate (to ask, complain etc) / (go ahead and do it) without hesitating (HSK level 4)

guan3

li3
to supervise / to manage / to administer / management / administration / CL:個|个[ge4] (HSK level 4)

guan3

zi3
Guanzi or Guan Zhong 管仲 (-645 BC), famous politician of Qi 齊國|齐国 of Spring and Autumn period / Guanzi, classical book containing writings of Guan Zhong and his school (HSK level 5)

guan3

zi5
tube / pipe / drinking straw / CL:根[gen1] (HSK level 5)

zhu3

guan3
in charge / responsible for / person in charge / manager (HSK level 6)

bao3

guan3
to assure / to guarantee / to take care of / to safeguard / certainly / surely (HSK level 6)

guan3

xia2
to administer / to have jurisdiction (over) (HSK level 6)

xi1

guan3
(drinking) straw / pipette / eyedropper / snorkel / CL:支[zhi1]

guan3

jiao4
to discipline / to teach / to guarantee

hei1

guan3
clarinet

dao3

guan3
duct / conduit / vessel / catheter

guan3

yong4
efficacious / useful

lei2

guan3
detonator / fuse

guan3

gong1
plumber / pipe-worker

guan3

wei3

hui4
regulatory commission / abbr. for 管理委員會|管理委员会[guan3 li3 wei3 yuan2 hui4]

deng1

guan3
fluorescent light

dan1

huang2

guan3
clarinet

dan3

guan3
bile duct

ku4

guan3
trouser leg

mu4

guan3

yue4

qi4
woodwind instrument

zhi3

guan3
solely engrossed in one thing / just (one thing, no need to worry about the rest) / simply / by all means / please feel free / do not hesitate (to ask for sth)

fen1

guan3
to be put in charge of / to be responsible for / branched passage

jing1

ti3

guan3
transistor

shi4

guan3

ying1

er2
test tube baby

dian4

zi3

guan3
valve (electronics) / vacuum tube

guan3
线
xian4
pipeline / general term for pipes, cables etc

chui1

guan3
blowpipe

gang1

guan3
steel pipe

pai2

shui3

guan3
drainpipe / waste pipe

tuo1

guan3
trusteeship / to trust

zhen1

kong1

guan3
vacuum tube

jiao1

guan3
traffic control

di1

guan3
eyedropper / pipette / burette

guan3

yue4

qi4
wind instrument / woodwind

guan3

dao4
tubing / pipeline / (fig.) channel / means

jie1

guan3
to take over / to assume control

sa3

shou3

bu4

guan3
to stand aside and do nothing (idiom) / to take no part in

shi4

guan3
test tube

tong1

feng1

guan3
ventilation duct

Example sentences for

 
take - him - deceive - fly to the sky - come - strictly - control
We can lure him here and strictly control him
 
if - does not give in to - control - anyway - good - on the spot - capture - apprehend
Even if he does not give in here, we can anyway on the spot seize him
 
your majesty - imerial - horse - prison - lack - manage - horse - official
Your Majesty, the stable is missing a keeper
殿  
in charge of - imperial - horse - prison - down - palace hall - go
To be in charge of the Imperial Stables. Leave the palace hall
 
this - imperial - horse - prison - has - horse - thousand - pair - all - to be taken care of by - you - manage
The Imperial Stable has a thousand horses, all under your supervision
 
you - will - morning and evening - guard - strictly - control - must not - careless
You must keep a close eye on him, don't be careless
 
where - have - this kind - manage - horse
Who keeps horses like this?

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