Graphic components of lesson 1
Learn Chinese : graphic components of lesson 1
Here are the radicals or more exactly the graphic components of the characters of this first lesson.
你 3 components: 亻 man , 冖 roof and 小 small
他 2 components: 亻 man and 也 viper or vase
我 3 components: 丿 falling leftwards stroke , 扌 a variant of the hand (手) and 戈 a halberd .
很 2 components: 彳 a step and 艮 phonetic element "gen": the chinese characters formed with this component end in "en".
好 2 components: 女 the women and 子 the child.
吗 2 components: 口 the mouth and 马 the horse.
呢 3 components: 口 the mouth, 尸 the corpse and 匕 the spoon.
见 2 components: 冂 the down box and 儿 the son.
再 a component and three fundamental strokes (two horizontal and one vertical): 冂 the down box.
不 is composed of four fundamental strokes (horizontal, falling leftwards, vertical, falling rightwards). But 不 is not in the list of 214 radicals. However, it is a basic graphic element. It is for this reason that some teachers speak of a "graphic element" rather than a "radical".
Here is the list of the graphical components of this lesson:
也 viper or vase
扌 a variant of the hand
戈 a halberd
彳 a step
艮 phonetic element "gen"
女 the women
子 the child
口 the mouth
马 the horse
尸 the corpse
匕 the spoon
冂 the down box
儿 the son