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Making Chinese characters memorable

ㄐㄧㄢ ˇ

jiǎn

simple
See how characters are made

Break characters down into their components to see semantic and phonetic hints

  • ㄐㄧㄢ ˇ

    jiǎn

    simple

    • ㄓㄨ ˊ

      zhú

      bamboo

    • ㄐㄧㄢ

      jiān

      between

Make characters memorable

Write short, mnemonic stories about the characters to make them easier to remember

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it's easy to plant bamboo where the sun shines through between the gates
by joolean

Vocabulary

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