輕

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  1. 輕 is the 460th most frequent character.
  2. 輕 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 輕 appears as a character in 67 words.
  4. 輕 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
輕 => 車, 巠
Radical :
輕 => 車 (car), 一 (one), 巛 (river), 工 (work)
Graphical :
輕 => 二, 丨, 口, 一, 一, 巛, 一, 丨, 一

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. qing1 - light/easy/gentle/soft/reckless/unimportant/frivolous/small in number/unstressed/neutral/to disparage

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 輕 (qing1): The component 巠 is pronounced as 'jing1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

年轻 (年輕)
轻 (輕)
轻易 (輕易)
轻轻 (輕輕)
轻松 (輕鬆)

Medium Frequency

年轻人 (年輕人)
减轻 (減輕)
轻信 (輕信)
轻度 (輕度)
轻微 (輕微)
轻快 (輕快)
轻柔 (輕柔)
轻浮 (輕浮)
轻狂 (輕狂)
轻盈 (輕盈)
轻而易举 (輕而易舉)
轻声 (輕聲)
轻蔑 (輕蔑)
轻薄 (輕薄)
轻视 (輕視)
轻轨 (輕軌)
轻灵 (輕靈)

而

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  1. 而 is the 36th most frequent character.
  2. 而 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 而 appears as a character in 131 words.
  4. 而 appears as a component in 41 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
而 => 丆, 𦉫
Radical :
而 => 而 (beard)
Graphical :
而 => 一, 丿, 冂, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. er2 - and/as well as/and so/but (not)/yet (not)/(indicates causal relation)/(indicates change of state)/(indicates contrast)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 而 (er2): The component 而 is pronounced as 'er2'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

而 

Medium Frequency

反而 
因而 
从而 (從而)
然而 
而且 
而已 

易

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  1. 易 is the 461st most frequent character.
  2. 易 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 易 appears as a character in 49 words.
  4. 易 appears as a component in 13 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
易 => 日, 勿
Radical :
易 => 日 (sun/day), 勹 (wrap), No glyph available
Graphical :
易 => 口, 一, ㇆, ㇒, ㇒

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. Yi4 - surname Yi
  2. yi4 - easy/amiable/to change/to exchange

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 易 (yi4): The component 日 is pronounced as 'ri4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

容易 
易 

Medium Frequency

交易 
交易所 
交易日 
周易 
好不容易 
简易 (簡易)
网易 (網易)
贸易 (貿易)
路易威登 
轻易 (輕易)

舉

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  1. 舉 is the 586th most frequent character.
  2. 舉 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 舉 appears as a character in 63 words.
  4. 舉 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
舉 => 與, No glyph available
Radical :
舉 => 臼 (mortar), No glyph available, 丨 (line), 一 (one), 八 (eight/divide), 二 (two), 丨 (line)
Graphical :
舉 => 臼, 己, 丨, 一, 八, 二, 丨

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. ju3 - to lift/to hold up/to cite/to enumerate/to act/to raise/to choose/to elect

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 舉 (ju3): The component 與 is pronounced as 'yu2'. It has the same pinyin final.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 舉 (ju3): The component 與 is pronounced as 'yu3'. It has the same pinyin final.
  3. Pronunciation clue for 舉 (ju3): The component 與 is pronounced as 'yu4'. It has the same pinyin final.
  4. Pronunciation clue for 舉 (ju3): The component 臼 is pronounced as 'jiu4'. It has the same pinyin initial.
  5. Pronunciation clue for 舉 (ju3): The component 丨 is pronounced as 'shu4'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

一举 (一舉)
举手 (舉手)
举行 (舉行)
举办 (舉辦)
选举 (選舉)

Medium Frequency

一举一动 (一舉一動)
创举 (創舉)
壮举 (壯舉)
举 (舉)
举例 (舉例)
举动 (舉動)
举国 (舉國)
举报 (舉報)
举手投足 (舉手投足)
举措 (舉措)
举杯 (舉杯)
举棋不定 (舉棋不定)
举止 (舉止)
举起 (舉起)
轻而易举 (輕而易舉)
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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