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Last updated: 12 Feb 2021

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My name is Jon Wong…


Straightforward radicals. They are what they seem.

“Fire” and “water” radicals. Cool art, but the radicals don’t actually mix! (www.joyyoga.com.au)

Last updated: 02 May 2021

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The very “un-knife” radical among “knife” radicals

Is that a knife? Or something else? (www.asmc.com)

Last updated: 28 Apr 2021

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The straightforward “knife” radicals

Different types of “knife” radicals (www.gearpatrol.com)

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More radicals that refer to specific categories of creatures

All creatures big and small (Bejeh Rebogop)

Last updated: 18 Apr 2021

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Commonly used radicals that refer to specific categories of creatures

All creatures big and small (Bejeh Rebogop)

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“eclectic” 的字源分析

这字可分成 3 段:

  1. “ec”
  2. “lec”
  3. “tic”

字源语文

“eclectic” 的字源来自希腊文 (Greek)。

“挑出” 的 “出”

第一段 “ec” 的发音跟 “ek” 一样。

在希腊文,“ek” 表示 “出”。

在单词 “eclipse” 可见。 …


3 radicals that refer to animals in a broad way

All creatures big and small (Bejeh Rebogop)

Last updated: 09 Mar 2021

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Two very similar radicals with very disparate meaning

Color clothes in procession. (korea.net)

Last updated: 05 Mar 2021

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Last updated: 02 Mar 2021

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Jon Wong

Jon writes technology tutorials, fantasy (in honor of ex-wife), linguistics (phonology, etymologies, Chinese), gaming (in-depth playthrough-based game reviews).

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