yong4 =
yu + (e)ng4

to use / to employ / to have to / to eat or drink / expense or outlay / usefulness / hence / therefore | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: a first aid kit. Can you see the cross on the container? - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting


Aphrodite hurt her leg when she slipped in Stonehenge's bathroom. The moon helps her to splint her leg using the bathroom's first aid kit and a dinosaur bone. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
almost 4 years ago

shu4 =
shu + Ø4

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


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yue4 =
yu + e4

moon / month / CL:個|个[ge4],輪|轮[lun2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Aphrodite is modelling a moon in the bathroom of the Erechtheion. She uses a stapler to staple a lot of capacitors together to form a moon shape, while the real moon watches over her shoulder. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 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

A staple, as used in a stapler. Therefore, I will represent this character by a stapler. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago


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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, about 4 years ago | add a painting

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

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

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

Stroke order

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HSK level: 3

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

yu

Aphrodite - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago
(e)ng4

In Stonehenge's bathroom - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 4 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 3 years ago

Words with


xin4

yong4

she4
credit union

pei4

yong4
to provide / installed

ying1

xiong2

wu2

yong4

wu3

zhi1

di4
a hero with no chance of using his might / to have no opportunity to display one's talents

yong4

du4
expense

ren4

yong4
to appoint / to assign

cai3

yong4
to adopt / to employ / to use

shou3

xin4

yong4
to keep one's word / trustworthy

gong1

yong4
public / for public use

yong4

xin1
motive / intention / to be diligent or attentive / careful

diao4

yong4
to transfer for use / to allocate / to call (programming)

shi4

yong4

qi1
trial period / probation

yong4

wu3

zhi1

di4
ample scope for abilities / favorable position for the use of one's skills (idiom)

yong4

li4
to exert oneself physically

jie4

yong4
to borrow sth for another use / to borrow an idea for one's own use

yao4

yong4
medicinal use / pharmaceutical

yu4

yong4
for use by the emperor / imperial / (derog.) in the pay of the ruler

he2

yong4
to share / to use in common / suitable / fit for purpose / useable

xuan3

yong4
to choose for some purpose / to select and use

lan4

yong4
to misuse / to abuse

zhan4

yong4
to occupy

yong4

ren2
servant / to employ sb for a job / to manage people / to be in need of staff

zhuan1

yong4
special / dedicated

yong4

can1
to eat a meal

ying4

yong4

ke1

xue2
applied science

dong4

yong4
to utilize / to put sth to use

shi4

yong4
to be applicable

yong4

chu5
usefulness / CL:個|个[ge4]

zhong4

yong4
to put in an important position

yong4

chang3
use / application / Taiwan pr. [yong4 chang2]

xin4

yong4
to trust / credit (commerce) / trustworthiness / creditworthiness

bie2

you3

yong4

xin1
to have an ulterior motive (idiom); a hidden agenda

wu4

jin4

qi2

yong4
to use sth to the full / to make the best use of everything

yong4

hu4

ming2
username / user ID

ji2

yong4
to need sth urgently / urgently required

ding3

yong4
to be of use

fan3

zuo4

yong4
opposite reaction

jun1

yong4
(for) military use / military application

jin4

yong4
to prohibit the use of sth / prohibition on use

yi4

qi4

yong4

shi4
to let emotions affect one's decisions
使
shi3

yong4

quan2
usage rights

Example sentences for

 
King - want - suitable - weapon - ? - Actually - not-hard
The king wants a suitable weapon? Actually, it is no problem
 
where - afraid - not be able to borrow - one - suitable - weapon
There is no need to be afraid to not be able to borrow a suitable weapon
使  
Specially - come - here - towards - you - borrow - to use
So I came here especially to borrow one from you
 
these - heavenly - peach - is - queen mother - particularly - for - start - peach - pageant - use
These heavenly peaches are used especially for the queen mother's peach banquet
 
we - come - here - pick - peach - what - use - he - know
We came here to pick peaches, what use is it to let him know?
 
I - is - great sage the equal of heaven - you - pick - peach - what - use
I'm the Great Sage the Equal of Heaven. What do you pick the peaches for?
 
handle - me - one - still - have to - use - plot against
To deal with me, you still have to use traps

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