Say It Right Series

Character Breakdown Stories

Posted by rich March 1, 2008 in the Group General Discussion.

Inspired by Henning's great grammar and character threads, and realizing how poor I did at even keeping up with my love for doing breakdowns of characters radicals, their meanings, and how we can use their meaning (or guessed meanings) to create a story to write a character, I will hopefully be able to follow Henning's method of adding them to this here thread, referencing the lesson and all. As I must make the disclaimer, that while I do what I can to search my references and online radical dictionaries, etc., sometimes a radicals meaning for a particular character may be my or another person's guess at the meaning, or just a good/easy way to use it to remember for the character. Will try to specify if a radical, while I have given it meaning, is most likely the phonetic radical.

To see some of my past Character breakdowns, please reference the ones I posted on my  website, at

Comments (33) RSS

loading... Updating ...

To comment, please login.

Not sure if your comment is appropriate? Check our Commenting Policy first.

New lesson idea? Please contact us.