Pinyin "ben3"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "ben3" is split up into two parts: "b" and "(e)n3". You can visit the Pinyin index to see how other Pinyin syllables are split up into initials and finals.

Mnemonics for Pinyin initial "b"

B is for Beelzebub.

Mnemonics for Pinyin final "(e)n3"

In the encampment's living room.

Characters pronounced ben3

root / stem / origin / source / this / the current / original / inherent / originally / classifier for books, periodicals, files etc

= + : Beelzebub finds a Christmas tree in the encampment and feels like eating its roots. He uses a flute to chop the roots right off.
benzene / benzol (chemistry)
a basket or pan used for earth, manure etc
old variant of 本[ben3]