Pinyin "lü3"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "lü3" is split up into two parts: "lü" and "Ø3". You can visit the Pinyin index to see how other Pinyin syllables are split up into initials and finals.

Mnemonics for Pinyin initial "lü"

Lü is for Loki.

Mnemonics for Pinyin final "Ø3"

In the space station's living room.

Characters pronounced lü3

trip / travel / to travel / brigade (army)

= + 𠂉 + : Loki (lü) and Christopher MacLeod (氏) have been exiled to the space station for their crimes. In the space station's living room (Ø3) they plan to travel back to earth (旅). They found that there is a secret square (方) to which they found the key (𠂉). Certain that this is the way to travel back to earth they open the frame with the key only to find that this is the emergency escape hatch to be used after splashdowns.
surname Lü
pitchpipe, pitch standard, one of the twelve semitones in the traditional tone system

= : Loki (lü) conducts an experiment in the space station's living room (Ø3). Using a pitch pipe (吕) he creates two standing waves, in which he keeps one mandarin (口) respectively.
shoe / to tread on
aluminum (chemistry)
time and again / repeatedly / frequently
strand / thread / detailed / in detail / classifier for wisps (of smoke, mist or vapor), strands, locks (of hair)
beam at the eaves
soiled / tattered
backbone / strength