Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 程



approximately, extent, degree, limit




Left: rice plant , right: present, to present 呈 (The mouth of the king gives presents.)


Rice plants for the mouth of the king is the approximate extent.


rice plant(It is shown the ear/spike of a rice plant. The ripe grain of rice has this radical: .)
mouth(A small square stands for the mouth, and a big square is an enclosure.)
king(The three spheres (heaven, earth and mankind) unite in the person of the king.)
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程度 ていど degree, amount, grade
成程 なるほど I see, Thats right!, indeed
先程 さきほど some time ago
方程式 ほうていしき equation
中程 なかほど middle, midway
余程 よほど very, greatly, to a large extent, quite
日程 にってい agenda
ほど degree, extent, bounds, limit
課程 かてい course, curriculum

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