shao4 =
sh + ao4

surname Shao | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

shao4 =
sh + ao4

to continue / to carry on | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

When Sherlock Holmes (sh) was in the middle of taking a shower in the Taos Pueblo's bathroom (ao4), the water suddenly stopped an he was unable to continue (绍). Now he wants to call the janitor over the intercom (召), but the connection is very slow. It is because inside of the intercom sits a very small silk worm (纟) which listens to Sherlock Holmes and then carries on (绍) the message to the next relay point. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 1 year ago | add a painting



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shao4 =
sh + ao4

surname Shao / name of an ancient state that existed in what is now Shaanxi Province | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

zhao4 =
zh + ao4

to call together / to summon / to convene / temple or monastery (used in place names in Inner Mongolia) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

George Washington prepares a few mandarins for everyone in the Taos Pueblo's bathroom by cutting them with a cleaver. As he is finished he calls everyone over the intercom to come over to fetch a piece. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


Mnemonic symbol: an intercom to call everyone together. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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dao1 =
d + ao1

surname Dao | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

dao1 =
d + ao1

knife / blade / single-edged sword / cutlass / CL:把[ba3] / classifier for sets of one hundred sheets (of paper) / (slang) dollar (loanword) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Don Quixote serves his good deed of the day in front of the Taos Pueblo. In order to feed the people, he uses a plough to dig up some bananas, and cuts them into slices with a broad cleaver type knife. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

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

In other characters: More like a cleaver, while 刂 is a kitchen knife. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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丿
xx5

A stroke without inherent meaning | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A flute and a crowbar are forming a plough. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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jue2 =
ju + e2

"vertical stroke with hook" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 6) / see also 豎鉤|竖钩[shu4 gou1] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Doesn't 亅 look like a crowbar? Zeus (ju-) shows off his mighty crowbars (亅) in the entrance of the Erechtheion (-e2). - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

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


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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


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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, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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xx5

silk radical | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

A silk worm. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 2

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

sh

"sh" is for Sherlock Holmes. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
ao4

In the Taos Pueblo's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting

Words with


jie4

shao4
to introduce (sb to sb) / to give a presentation / to present (sb for a job etc) / introduction (HSK level 2)

bi3

shao4
Bissau, capital of Guinea-Bissau

hun1

yin1

jie4

shao4

suo3
marriage agency

ji1

nei4

ya4

bi3

shao4
Guinea-Bissau

hang2

zhou1

luo2

bo5

shao4

xing1

zhong4
Hangzhou turnip transplanted from Shaoxing

jian3

duan3

jie4

shao4
brief introduction

jian3

yao4

jie4

shao4
brief introduction

shao4

xing1
Shaoxing prefecture level city in Zhejiang

shao4

xing1

di4

qu1
Shaoxing prefecture, Zhejiang

shao4

xing1

shi4
Shaoxing prefecture level city in Zhejiang

shao4

xing1

jiu3
Shaoxing wine a.k.a. "yellow wine", traditional Chinese wine made from glutinous rice and wheat

shao4

mo4

ji2

zhou1
Somogy county in southwest Hungary, capital 考波什堡[Kao3 bo1 shi2 bao3]

zi4

wo3

jie4

shao4
self-introduction / to introduce oneself

yuan2

shao4
Yuan Shao (153-202), general during late Han, subsequently warlord

chen2

shao4
old Shaoxing wine

ke4

shao4

ji1

qiu2
to follow in one's father's footsteps

ma3

shao4

er3

qun2

dao3
Marshall Islands

tang2

shao4

yi2
Tang Shaoyi (1862-1939), politician and diplomat

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