zuo3 =
zu + o3

surname Zuo | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zuo3 =
zu + o3

left / the Left (politics) / east / unorthodox / queer / wrong / differing / opposite / variant of 佐[zuo3] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a communist.

Zapatista Zebra (zu) and the communist (左) teamed up for once to sabotage capitalism. They start by trying to cut a steel beam (工) using scissors (𠂇) inside of Olavinlinna Castle (o3). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



=
𠂇
+
𠂇
xx5

Character component without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 𠂇

Scissors. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


=
𠂇
+
gong1 =
gu + (e)ng1

work / worker / skill / profession / trade / craft / labor | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A steel beam (工). In front of Stonehenge ((e)ng1), Gitta Giraffe (gu) is doing some hard work: She's stacking a capacitor (二) on a dinosaur bone (丨) on a capacitor (二). She's not very successful, but then she gets the idea to use steel beams (工) as support. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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

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

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


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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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has no simplified variant.

HSK level: 2

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

zu

Zapatista Zebra - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
o3

Inside Olavinlinna Castle - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


zuo3

bian5
left / the left side / to the left of (HSK level 2)

zuo3

you4
left and right / approximately / attendant / to control / to influence (HSK level 6)

zuo3

you4

kai1

gong1
lit. to shoot from both sides (idiom) / fig. to display ambidexterity / to slap with one hand and then the other, in quick succession / to use both feet equally (football)

zuo3

lun2

shou3

qiang1
revolver

zuo3

an4
Left Bank (in Paris)

zuo3

yi4
left-wing (political)

zuo3

gu4

you4

pan4
glancing to left and right (idiom); to look all around

zuo3

you4

shou3
left and right hands / fig. collaboration

zuo3

you4

feng2

yuan2
lit. to strike water right and left (idiom) / fig. to turn everything into gold / to have everything going one's way / to benefit from both sides

zuo3

mian4
left side

zuo3

shou3
left hand / left-hand side

zuo3

lin2

you4

she4
neighbors / next-door neighbors / related work units / colleagues doing related work

xiang1

zuo3
to fail to meet each other / to conflict with each other / to be at odds with

zuo3

zhuan4
Zuo Zhuan or Tsochuan, Mr Zuo's Annals or Mr Zuo's commentary on 春秋[Chun1 qiu1], early history c. 400 BC attributed to famous blind historian Zuo Qiuming 左丘明[Zuo3 Qiu1 ming2]

pang2

men2

zuo3

dao4
dissenting religious sect (idiom); heretical school of opinion / dissident group

zuo3

si1
Zuo Si (3rd century), Jin dynasty writer and poet

zuo3

pai4
(political) left / left wing / leftist

zuo3

pie3

zi5
left-handed

zuo3

ce4
left side

zuo3

shang4
upper left

zuo3

qing1
left-leaning / progressive

zuo3

qing1

ji1

hui4

zhu3

yi4
leftist opportunism (blamed for failures of Chinese communists from 1927) / left adventurism / cf Mao's purges following 1935 Zunyi conference 遵義會議|遵义会议[Zun1 yi4 hui4 yi4]

zuo3

la1
Zola (name) / Émile Zola (1840-1902), French naturalist novelist

chong2

zuo3
Chongzuo prefecture level city in Guangxi

zuo3

si1

you4

xiang3
to turn over in one's mind (idiom); to think through from different angles / to ponder

zuo3

dui4

qi2
to left justify (typography)

zuo3

qiu1

ming2
Zuo Qiuming or Zuoqiu Ming (556-451), famous blind historian from Lu 魯國|鲁国 to whom the history Zuo Zhuan 左傳|左传 is attributed

zuo3

zi4

tou2
"top of 左 character" component in Chinese characters

zuo3

zhi1

you4

chu4
to be in straitened circumstances

zuo3

quan2
Zuoquan county in Jinzhong 晉中|晋中[Jin4 zhong1], Shanxi

zuo3

sang3

zi5
off-key singing voice / sb who sings off-key

zuo3

bu5

guo4
anyhow / in any event / just / only

ning4

zuo3

wu4

you4
(of one's political views) to prefer left rather than right (idiom during the Cultural Revolution)

xiang4

zuo3

guai3
to turn left

zuo3

you4

tan3
to take sides with / to be partial to / to be biased / to favor one side

zuo3

xia4
lower left

zuo3

you4

gou1

quan2
left hook and right hook (boxing) / the old one-two

zuo3

zhi4

you4
left-to-right

zuo3

you4

gong4

li4
ambidextrous

tu3

mo4

te4

zuo3

qi2
Tumed left banner, Mongolian Tümed züün khoshuu, in Hohhot 呼和浩特[Hu1 he2 hao4 te4], Inner Mongolia

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