dan4 =
d + an4

but / yet / however / only / merely / still | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Rosa Luxemburg and Don Quixote meet each other in the early morning in Anchor Inn's bathroom, but they both only started their morning coffee (which is in their mugs) and are not in the mood to talk yet. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



=

+
ren2 =
r + (e)n2

"person" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 9) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

I will represent this radical by Rosa Luxemburg. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

Robinson Crusoe and Rosa Luxemburg are pulling a new trick just inside the entrance of the Forbidden City. Rosa Luxemburg is balancing on Robinson Crusoe, while balancing a banana on a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 2 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
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


=
丿
+
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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


=

+
dan4 =
d + an4

dawn / morning / day-break / day | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Don Quixote meets the sun early in the morning in Anchor Inn's bathroom. Don Quixote is full of energy and can't wait to start into a new adventure, but since the sun is a morning grouch who only just started drinking her mug of coffee she cannot stand it and beats him over the head with a flute to calm him a bit down. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: A big mug, since many people start the day with a mug of coffee. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting



=

+
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


=

+
ri4 =
r + Ø4

sun / day / date, day of the month / abbr. for 日本 Japan | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The space station has become too close to the sun. In the bathroom, Robinson Crusoe is hiding from the sun with the help of a wooden box full of flutes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=

+
wei2 =
w + ei2

enclosure | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Finally, Willy Walrus (wu-) is just inside the entrance of the Eiffel Tower (-ei2). He smuggled himself in sitting in a large wooden box (囗). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


=

+
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

Stroke order

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appears as component in

has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 2

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

d

Don Quixote - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
an4

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

Image by Matthias,
about 2 years ago

Words with


dan4

shi4
but / however (HSK level 2)

bu4

dan4
not only (... but also...) (HSK level 4)

fei1

dan4
not only

dan4

yuan4
if only (sth were possible) / I wish (that)

ge2

dan4

si1

ke4
Gdansk, city on Baltic in north Poland

dan4

shu1
proviso / qualifying clause

dan4

yuan4

ru2

ci3
if only it were so / I hope so (idiom)

sa1

dan4
variant of 撒旦[Sa1 dan4], Satan or Shaitan

dan4

ding1
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), Italian poet, author of the Divine Comedy 神曲

dan4

shuo1

wu2

fang2
there is no harm in saying what one thinks (idiom)

bu4

qiu2

you3

gong1

,

dan4

qiu2

wu2

guo4
special achievement not required, just no hyperactive blunders (idiom); not hoping to acquire merit, just avoiding mistakes / Take it easy and keep your nose clean.

yue1

dan4
variant of 約旦|约旦, Jordan

yue1

dan4

he2
variant of 約旦河|约旦河[Yue1 dan4 He2]

sheng4

dan4

ni2
St Denis or St Dennis

dan4

ni2

sheng1
Tennyson (name) / Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (1809-1892), English poet

ma3

dan4
Matthan, son of Eleazar and father of Jakob in Matthew 1.15

dan4

yi3

li3

shu1
Book of Daniel

Example sentences for

 
But - do - not - know - king - inside the sea - can - go
But is the king able to enter the sea?
 
but - not know - this - peach - pageant - top - invite - is - which - road - supernatural entity
But I don't know, which gods are invited to the peach banquet?
 
he - not only - eat on the sly - peach of immortality
Not only he pilfered peaches of immortality

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