水平

Mandarin for level (of achievement etc.)

The mandarin vocabulary 水平 can also mean standard and horizontal

You can remember the meaning of 水平 with this easy mnemonic:

The water (水) level has been staying pretty flat (平), so I don't think there's a flood.

Using mnemonics to remember the meaning of Chinese characters like can have an enormous impact on how long to learn Mandarin it takes.

The reading of 水平 is shuǐ píng.

You can remember how to say 水平 with this useful mnemonic:

That's because all the rain drained down into the sewer (shuǐ). See this pink (píng) line? We have to start preparing for a flood once the water level hits this line.

Using mnemonics to remember the reading of Chinese vocabulary like has a huge impact on how long to learn Mandarin it takes.

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