回想huí xiǎng

to recall

Meaning

Primary Meaning:

to recall

Mnemonic:

Childhood memories are hard to recall although with the help of a hypnotizer a man returned (回) to the past in his mind and thought (想) to find out who bullied him in the past.


Alternative Meaning:

to recollect and to think back

Reading

Mnemonic:

However, the man couldn't remember who (hu) bullied him when he was eight (í) although he remembered the trauma of being shunned (xiǎng) by other kids.


Alternative Reading:

hui2 xiang3 and hui xiang

Characters

Character:

and

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