Pinyin "teng2"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "teng2" is split up into two parts: "t" and "(e)ng2". 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 "(e)ng2"

In the engine's kitchen.

Characters pronounced teng2

(it) hurts; sore / to love dearly
(it) hurts / sore / to love dearly

= + : Tecumseh (t) loves dearly (疼) eating udon noodles (冬), so he made it a habit to do so just inside Stonehenge's entrance ((e)ng2). Unfortunately he is allergic to udon noodles, so every time he heats them he gets a colorful rash (疒) and his throat hurts (疼) a lot.
vassal state of Zhou in Shandong / Teng county in Shandong / surname Teng
variant of 藤[teng2]
rattan / cane / vine
to soar / to gallop / to prance / to turn over / to vacate / to clear

= + + : The moon (月) is tossing from side to side (折腾) just inside Stonehenge's entrance ((e)ng2). Tecumseh (t) is galloping (腾) by on a unicorn (马) trying to hit the moon's off-button (关).
flying dragon
to transcribe / to copy out / (free word)
bind / cord / tie up
(used in place names)