Wednesday, March 29, 2017

A Friendly Practice to Memorize Chinese Characters

A friendly practice to memorize Chinese characters by means of learning Chinese character decomposition!

Decomposition of the Chinese Character  wǒ ‘I’:

丿 piě slash,
zhǎo look for,
shǒu hand,
yī one,
jué hook,
gē spear,
yì shoot,
yī one,
丿 piě slash,
zhǔ dot,     

  wǒ ‘I’: 丿找扌一亅戈弋一丿丶

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Skills and Effects of the Chinese Characters Decomposition

Learning decomposition of the Chinese characters form the Chinese character stable perception habits and its immediate cognition in other contexts.

Moreover, the Chinese language teacher will be saved from inventing different kind of associations of the Chinese character with its meaning.

The easiest way to learn complicated Chinese characters with abstract meanings is analysis of such characters from the point of view of its decomposition - learning all components and radicals with all their readings and meanings.

The Chinese character decomposition and analysis requires knowing of radicals. The Chinese radicals are learnt at the introductory lessons once and forever. It is like the alphabet which is learnt only once.

Evaluation and recognition of the Chinese character from the point of view of its structural analysis and decomposition creates stable writing habits and immediate perception of the Chinese character in different contexts.

The example of the Chinese character decomposition - the decomposition of the Chinese character    yì  “meaning”:

  yīn sound
  lì stand
  tóu lid
  zhǔ dot
  yī one
  bā eight
  yī one
  yuē say
  jiōng down box
  èr two
  xīn heart
丿  piě slash
  yǐ second
  zhǔ dot
  zhǔ dot

音立亠丶一丷一曰冂二 心丿乚丶丶

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Sunday, March 12, 2017

Let Us Discuss Chinese Character Decomposition!

The Chinese character decomposition is becoming nowadays a very essential methodological teaching tool.
The simplicity of the Chinese character decomposition approach helps both the Chinese language teachers and students
achieve greater professional and learning targets.

The Chinese language teachers and learners: share your professional experience, give your professional say, the humanity will be proud of your personal success!

Decomposition of the Chinese Character  biāo ‘sign’ :

mù tree
shí ten
yī one
gǔn line
bā eight
shì spirit
èr two
xiǎo small
jué hook
bā eight

木十一丨八示二 小亅八 

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Decomposition of the Chinese Character 到 dào ‘arrive’

Decomposition of the Chinese Character    dào ‘arrive’

 zhì arrive
 yī one
 sī private
 tǔ earth
 shí ten
 yī one
 gǔn line
 yī one
 dāo knife


NB. Synonyms: Structural analysis of the Chinese characters, Breakdown of the Chinese characters, Chinese characters split.