Pinyin "tang4"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "tang4" is split up into two parts: "t" and "ang4". You can visit the Pinyin index to see how other Pinyin syllables are split up into initials and finals.

Mnemonics for Pinyin initial "t"

T is for Tecumseh, leader of the Shawnee.

Mnemonics for Pinyin final "ang4"

In the anglepod's bathroom.

Characters pronounced tang4

classifier for times, round trips or rows / a time / a trip

= + : Tecumseh (t) and the Buddhist monk (尚) decided to go on a Nordic trip (趟). They meet in the anglepod's bathroom (ang4) after they used it for one last time before they are off, accelerated by their Nordic walking sticks (走).
variant of 燙|烫[tang4] / variant of 趟[tang4]
to scald / to burn (by scalding) / to blanch (cooking) / to heat (sth) up in hot water / to perm / to iron / scalding hot

= + : Tecumseh (t) is cooking a soup (汤) on an open fire (火) in the anglepod's bathroom (ang4). To give the soup a special flavor for a minute he blanches (烫) a flat iron (烫) in the soup.