Pinyin "ye2"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "ye2" is split up into two parts: "y" and "e2". 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 "e2"

In the elevator's kitchen.

Characters pronounced ye2

grandpa / old gentleman

= + : Maud Younger (y) hands her new baby seal (卩) over to her grandpa (爷) and his boyfriend, Father Time (父). She gives them the baby seal to look over it for the weekend in the elevator's kitchen (e2) and then quickly runs away to party all night long.
interrogative particle (classical)
to gesticulate / to play antics
old variant of 揶[ye2]
archaic variant of 揶[ye2]