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灯一下又亮了。---Suddenly the light on again 天一下阴了下来。---Suddenly the weather become cloudy "一下" means sudden without anticipate.
Well, you can consider it in the very similar scene of English names, some English names has a very explicitly expression, like Jack, like Rose, like Williams, and so on. The similar is in Chinese names, if you ask about "芳", they would say "Wow, that about very beautiful flowers", if you mention "盈", they would say that's about the beautiful full moon, if ...
Assuming you know most simple characters, then lots of online search lets you search by parts, for example in Baidu 水水水 gets you 淼 亡口月贝凡 gets you 赢
Perhaps it could also be related to the fact that some characters are just transliterations. For example 咖啡 kāfēi is just meant to sound like coffee or cafe. So what are the meanings of those characters? Well like 80% (I hear) of characters are semantic/phonetic pairs. So the meaning of 咖 is "sounds like ka and has something to do with mouth 口). So that's ...
With stroke method, you need to know the characters very well, which means you know how to write the character in correct order. It's hard for foreigner in my opinion. I would suggest you use the "Trackpad Handwriting" instead. Well, well... I tried "Trackpad Handwriting" which provided by Mac, it's HELL BAD DESIGNING. I can't even believe it's product of ...
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