Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 選


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Meaning

choice, choose, selection

Pronunciation

SEN
erabu, yoru

Explanation

Left: movement , right: 2 x self/me , together (Put the plants on the table together)

Mnemonic

(i.e. when dancing:) Both can do the movements each themselves or together: It's their choice.

Radicals

movement(The radical shinnyuu stands for movement and thus has the same meaning as the very similar radical ennyou )
I, myself
together
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Vocabulary

選ぶ えらぶ to choose, to select
せん selection, choice
スポ-ツ選手 すぽ-つせんしゅ athlete, Sports - star player
選挙 せんきょ election
拳闘選手 けんとうせんしゅ Boxer
当選 とうせん being elected, winning the prize
抽選 ちゅうせん lottery, raffle, drawing (of lots)
選手 せんしゅ player (in game), team
選択 せんたく selection, choice


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