Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 的



target, aim, really and truly, clear


de, dí, dì


Left: white (The shine of the sun makes it white.), right: ladle


(i.e. at bow shooting/archery:) A white ladle serves: as target.


white(Shows a sun with a sun beam )
ladle, spoon(It is shown a ladle with something in. The unit sháo is approx. 18ml. )
Tip: Go to the radicals that are contained in this character and learn all the characters with this radical systematically!


有的 yǒu de (there are) some (who are...); some (exist)
隧道尽头的光亮 suì dào jìn tóu de guāng liàng the light at the end of the tunnel
雷公打豆腐,拣软的欺 Léi Gōng dǎ dòu fu , jiǎn ruǎn de qī the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person; to pick on an easy target
众矢之的 zhòng shǐ zhī dì lit. target of a multitude of arrows (idiom); the butt of public criticism; attacked on all sides
玫瑰不管叫啥名,闻起来总是香的 méi guī bù guǎn jiào shá míng , wén qǐ lai zǒng shì xiāng de A rose by any other name would smell as sweet
有的是 yǒu de shì have plenty of; there's no lack of
的确 dí què really; indeed
是的 shì de yes
别的 bié de else; other
你的 nǐ de your; yours
的话 de huà if (coming after a conditional clause)

At the page you get the memory phrases for learning the Chinese Hanzi. If you are learning the Japanese kanji, please follow this link.

List of the characters | List of the radials

To the Trainer