共

Meta:

  1. 共 is the 330th most frequent character.
  2. 共 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 共 appears as a character in 52 words.
  4. 共 appears as a component in 17 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
共 => 龷, 八
Radical :
共 => 艹 (grass), 一 (one), 八 (eight/divide)
Graphical :
共 => 艹, 一, 八

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. gong4 - common/general/to share/together/total/altogether/abbr. for 共產黨|共产党[gong4 chan3 dang3], Communist party

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 共 (gong4): The component 龷 is pronounced as 'gong4'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

共 
共同 

Medium Frequency

一共 
中共 
公共 
共事 
共享 
共同点 (共同點)
共和国 (共和國)
共存 
共振 
共产主义 (共產主義)
共产党 (共產黨)
共处 (共處)
共计 (共計)
共识 (共識)
共鸣 (共鳴)
总共 (總共)

同

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Meta:

  1. 同 is the 69th most frequent character.
  2. 同 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 同 appears as a character in 148 words.
  4. 同 appears as a component in 20 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
同 => 冂, 𠮛
Radical :
同 => 冂 (upside down box), 一 (one), 口 (mouth)
Graphical :
同 => 冂, 一, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. tong2 - like/same/similar/together/alike/with
  2. tong4 - see 衚衕|胡同[hu2 tong4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不同 
共同 
同 
同事 
同学 (同學)
同时 (同時)
同样 (同樣)

Medium Frequency

一同 
共同点 (共同點)
合同 
同仁 
同伴 
同居 
同志 
同性 
同性恋 (同性戀)
同情 
同意 
同感 
同桌 
同步 
同盟 
同胞 
同行 
同道 
同龄 (同齡)
大同 
如同 
志同道合 
感同身受 
相同 
胡同 
与众不同 (與眾不同)
认同 (認同)
赞同 (讚同)
陪同 
党同伐异 (黨同伐異)

点

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Meta:

  1. 点 is the 128th most frequent character.
  2. 点 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 点 appears as a character in 192 words.
  4. 点 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
点 => 占, 灬
Radical :
点 => ⺊ (divination), 口 (mouth), 灬 (fire)
Graphical :
点 => 丨, 一, 口, 灬

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. dian3 - point/dot/drop/speck/o'clock/point (in space or time)/to draw a dot/to check on a list/to choose/to order (food in a restaurant)/to touch briefly/to hint/to light/to ignite/to pour a liquid drop by drop/(old) one fifth of a two-hour watch 更[geng1]/dot stroke in Chinese characters/classifier for items

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

一点 (一點)
快点 (快點)
有点 (有點)
点 (點)
点击 (點擊)
点滴 (點滴)

Medium Frequency

一点儿 (一點兒)
一点点 (一點點)
亮点 (亮點)
优点 (優點)
加点 (加點)
半点 (半點)
原点 (原點)
地点 (地點)
差一点 (差一點)
差点 (差點)
弱点 (弱點)
指点 (指點)
斑点 (斑點)
早点 (早點)
晚点 (晚點)
景点 (景點)
有点儿 (有點兒)
极点 (極點)
正点 (正點)
沸点 (沸點)
焦点 (焦點)
热点 (熱點)
特点 (特點)
甜点 (甜點)
盘点 (盤點)
终点 (終點)
终点站 (終點站)
缺点 (缺點)
观点 (觀點)
卖点 (賣點)
起点 (起點)
重点 (重點)
零点 (零點)
点亮 (點亮)
点儿 (點兒)
点名 (點名)
点心 (點心)
点燃 (點燃)
点睛 (點睛)
点缀 (點綴)
点评 (點評)
点钟 (點鐘)
点头 (點頭)
点点 (點點)
点点滴滴 (點點滴滴)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
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