挥

Meta:

  1. 挥 is the 741st most frequent character.
  2. 挥 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 挥 appears as a character in 27 words.
  4. 挥 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
挥 => 扌, 军
Radical :
挥 => 扌 (hand), 冖 (cover), 车 (car)
Graphical :
挥 => 亅, 二, 冖, 乚, 一, 一, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. hui1 - to wave/to brandish/to wipe away/to command/to conduct/to scatter/to disperse

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

指挥 (指揮)
挥霍 (揮霍)
发挥 (發揮)

Medium Frequency

挥 (揮)
挥之不去 (揮之不去)
挥手 (揮手)
挥泪 (揮淚)
挥洒 (揮灑)
挥发 (揮發)
挥舞 (揮舞)
挥霍无度 (揮霍無度)

之

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Meta:

  1. 之 is the 44th most frequent character.
  2. 之 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 之 appears as a character in 173 words.
  4. 之 appears as a component in 2 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
之 => 𪜋, ㇝
Radical :
之 => 王 (jade), 丶 (dot), 戈 (spear), ㇝ (N/A)
Graphical :
之 => 一, 一, 丨, 一, 丶, 戈, ㇝

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhi1 - (possessive particle, literary equivalent of 的)/him/her/it

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 之 (zhi1): The component 丶 is pronounced as 'zhu3'. It has the same pinyin initial.

Example Words:

High Frequency

之 
之前 
之后 (之後)

Medium Frequency

一臂之力 
三分之一 
不败之地 (不敗之地)
久而久之 
之一 
之上 
之下 
之中 
之内 (之內)
之外 
之所以 
之间 (之間)
之际 (之際)
之类 (之類)
持之以恒 (持之以恆)
挥之不去 (揮之不去)
总之 (總之)

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之 also appears in:

不

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Meta:

  1. 不 is the 4th most frequent character.
  2. 不 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 不 appears as a character in 752 words.
  4. 不 appears as a component in 13 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
不 => 丆, 卜
Radical :
不 => 一 (one), 丿 (bend), 卜 (divination)
Graphical :
不 => 一, 丿, 丨, 丶

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. bu4 - (negative prefix)/not/no

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 不 (bu4): The component 卜 is pronounced as 'bo5'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 不 (bu4): The component 卜 is pronounced as 'bu3'. It has the same pronunciation as the character, but differs on tone.

Example Words:

High Frequency

不 

Medium Frequency

不久 
不但 
不仅 (不僅)
不到 
不同 
不堪 
不如 
不妨 
不安 
不少 
不已 
不幸 
不得不 
不得了 
不愧 
不舍 (不捨)
不断 (不斷)
不时 (不時)
不止 
不渝 
不满 (不滿)
不为人知 (不為人知)
不然 
不爽 
不理 
不用 
不知不觉 (不知不覺)
不知所措 
不禁 
不管 
不至于 (不至於)
不良 
不见 (不見)
不许 (不許)
不论 (不論)
不足 
不过 (不過)
不错 (不錯)
并不 (並不)
了不起 
只不过 (只不過)
合不拢嘴 (合不攏嘴)
吕不韦 (呂不韋)
好不容易 
对不起 (對不起)
差不多 
怪不得 
意想不到 
与众不同 (與眾不同)
说不定 (說不定)

去

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Meta:

  1. 去 is the 64th most frequent character.
  2. 去 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 去 appears as a character in 73 words.
  4. 去 appears as a component in 11 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
去 => 土, 厶
Radical :
去 => 土 (earth), 厶 (private)
Graphical :
去 => 一, 丨, 一, ㇛, 丶

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qu4 - to go/to go to (a place)/to cause to go or send (sb)/to remove/to get rid of/(when used either before or after a verb) to go in order to do sth/to be apart from in space or time/(after a verb of motion indicates movement away from the speaker)/(used after certain verbs to indicate detachment or separation)/(of a time or an event etc) just passed or elapsed

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 去 (qu4): The component 土 is pronounced as 'tu3'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

去 

Medium Frequency

上去 
下去 
出去 
去年 
回去 
失去 
进去 (進去)
过去 (過去)
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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