tui3 =
tu + ei3

leg / CL:條|条[tiao2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

The moon (月) wanted to drive Tommy Turtle (tu) out of the Eiffel tower (ei3) and claim it for himself. He soon changes his mind as Tommy Turtle bites his leg (腿) very cruel. Although the moon wants to retreat (退), it is too late now since Tommy Turtle won't let go off his leg (腿). - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting



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退
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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago
Image by Matthias,
over 2 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 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
over 2 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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 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,
about 3 years ago


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+
退
退
tui4 =
tu + ei4

to retreat / to decline / to move back / to withdraw | add a mnemonic for this meaning of 退

Tommy Turtle (tu) recently retired (退) and retreated (退) into the Eiffel Tower's bathroom (ei4). There he just wears gladiator sandals (辶), blows chewing gum bubbles (艮) and ponders the sense of life. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 1 year ago | add a painting


退
=

+
gen3 =
g + (e)n3

blunt / tough / chewy | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Mnemonic symbol: chewing gum. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


The sun hates it when Guy Fawkes is riding his longboard in the Forbidden City. This time, she found out how to stop him: With chewing gum on the floor. - Mnemonic by Matthias, almost 2 years ago | add a painting


gen4 =
g + (e)n4

one of the Eight Trigrams 八卦[ba1 gua4], symbolizing mountain / ☶ | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


=

+
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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

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

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 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,
about 3 years ago


=

+
chang2 =
ch + ang2

length / long / forever / always / constantly | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Charlie Chaplin sped into the Angkor Wat riding his longboard, but just inside the entrance he doesn't know how to stop. He manages to make a u-turn by hooking him to the pole of a wind wheel with a sickle, but after the turn he can't help but bump into a giant banana. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 2 years ago | add a painting


zhang3 =
zh + ang3

chief / head / elder / to grow / to develop / to increase / to enhance | add a mnemonic for this meaning of


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+

+
丿
zhe2 =
zh + e2

variant of 乙[zhe2] | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

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

Image by Matthias,
over 2 years ago


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+

+
丿
xx5

one of the characters used in kwukyel (phonetic "myeon"), an ancient Korean writing system | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

This one looks like a wind wheel. Well, almost. - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting



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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, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago
Image by Matthias,
about 3 years ago

退
=

+
chuo4 =
chu + o4

to walk (side part of split character) | add a mnemonic for this meaning of

Chantal Chicken tries out her new gladiator sandals in Olavinlinna Castle's bathroom. - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting


Stroke order

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is the simplified version of .

HSK level: 3

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

tu

Tommy Turtle - Mnemonic by Matthias, over 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago
ei3

Inside the Eiffel tower - Mnemonic by Matthias, about 3 years ago | add a painting

Image by Matthias,
almost 3 years ago

Words with


pao3

tui3
to run errands

ba2

tui3
to break into a run

sa1

tui3
to take to one's heels / to scram

er4

lang2

tui3
one leg over the other (legs crossed)

luo2

quan1

tui3
bow-legged / bandy-legged

xiao3

tui3
calf (of the leg)

tuo1

hou4

tui3
to impede / to obstruct / to hold back

pan2

tui3
to sit cross-legged / to sit in the lotus position

da4

tui3
thigh

que2

tui3
crippled / lame / a cripple / a lame person

huo3

tui3
ham / CL:個|个[ge4]

tui3

jiao3
legs and feet / ability to walk / strides

ku4

tui3
trouser leg

bang3

tui3
leg wrappings / puttee / gaiters / leggings

tui3

du4

zi5
calf (back of the leg below the knee)

gou3

tui3

zi5
dog's leg / fig. one who follows a villain / henchman / hired thug

che3

hou4

tui3
to be a drag or hindrance on sb

qiao4

er4

lang2

tui3
to stick one leg over the other (when sitting)

tui3

hou4

jian4
hamstring muscle

tui3

hao4
legband (on a bird)

tui3

hao4

gu1
see 腿號|腿号[tui3 hao4]

hua1

quan2

xiu4

tui3
flowery of fist with fancy footwork (idiom) / highly embellished and ineffectual / fancy but impractical skills / all show and no go / pugilistic wankery
西
xi1

zang4

mao2

tui3

sha1

ji1
Tibetan sandgrouse (Syrrhaptes tibetanus)

pao3

tui3

r5
to run errands

pao3

tui3

zi5
(dialect) to live as a bachelor / bachelor

jin1

hua2

huo3

tui3
Jinhua ham

shuang1

tui3
legs / both legs / two legs

ji1

tui3
chicken leg / drumstick / CL:根[gen1]

ji1

tui3

gu1
shaggy ink cap (edible mushroom) / Coprinus comatus

fei1

tui3
kick
O
o

xing2

tui3
bow legs / bow-leggedness

gui3

che3

tui3
lit. ghost pulls your leg / involuntary tug of muscles / fig. very unlucky / fig. argumentative / fig. can't help doing it

jia3

tui3
false leg

qian2

tui3
forelegs

pi1

tui3
to do the splits (gymnastics) / two-timing (in romantic relationships)

wai4

ba1

zi4

tui3
bow legs / bandy legs

wai4

xiao3

tui3
shin

bao4

cu1

tui3
latch on to the rich and powerful

sao3

dang4

tui3
leg sweep

san3

tui3

ku4
loose-fitting pants / Chinese-style pants

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