Pinyin "tou1"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "tou1" is split up into two parts: "t" and "ou1". 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 "ou1"

In front of the outhouse.

Characters pronounced tou1

to steal / to pilfer / to snatch / thief / stealthily

= + : As of late Rosa Luxemburg (亻) is in a relationship with Tecumseh (t). Their relationship would be much easier if it weren't for Yu Xiulian (俞) constantly following them. At the moment they're standing in front of the outhouse (ou1) and Yu Xiulian is constantly complaining how Rosa stole (偷) her boyfriend.
variant of 偷[tou1]
improper / irregular