這

Meta:

  1. 這 is the 11th most frequent character.
  2. 這 has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. 這 appears as a character in 18 words.
  4. 這 appears as a component in 0 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
這 => 辶, 言
Radical :
這 => 辶 (walk), 言 (speech)
Graphical :
這 => 丶, ㇆, ㇝, 一, 丶, 二, 口

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. zhe4 - this/these/(commonly pr. [zhei4] before a classifier, esp. in Beijing)

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

这 (這)
这个 (這個)

Medium Frequency

这些 (這些)
这样 (這樣)
这里 (這裏)
这里 (這裡)
这么 (這麼)

般

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Meta:

  1. 般 is the 628th most frequent character.
  2. 般 has 2 dictionary entries.
  3. 般 appears as a character in 12 words.
  4. 般 appears as a component in 4 characters.

Decomposition:

Once :
般 => 舟, 殳
Radical :
般 => 舟 (boat), 殳 (weapon/lance)
Graphical :
般 => 冂, 丶, ⺀, 一, 丿, ㇠, ㇇, ㇏

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. ban1 - sort/kind/class/way/manner
  2. pan2 - see 般樂|般乐[pan2 le4]

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. There are no phonetic clues for this character.

Example Words:

High Frequency

一般 
般 

Medium Frequency

这般 (這般)

Appears In:

般 also appears in:
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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