Pinyin "yang1"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "yang1" is split up into two parts: "y" and "ang1". You can visit the Pinyin index to see how other Pinyin syllables are split up into initials and finals.

Mnemonics for Pinyin initial "y"

Y is for Maud Younger.

Mnemonics for Pinyin final "ang1"

In front of the anglepod.

Characters pronounced yang1

center / end / to beg / to plead

= + : Mnemonic symbol: 中央处理机, central processing unit (CPU).

In front of the anglepod, Maud Younger received her new robot. Soon she is not satisfied with his artificial intelligence; to increase it, she staples a CPU to the center of its chest, although the robot begs her not to do so.
shoots / sprouts

= + : Maud Younger (y) found that the wicked witch (歹) destroyed her CPU (央) in front of the anglepod (ang1). It's a real calamity (殃) for her!
martingale (part of a horse's harness) / used in 鞅鞅[yang1 yang1]
martingale (leather strap in horse harness) / discontented
mandarin duck
agitated (wind, cloud) / boundless
the navel
(onom.) ring / tinkle