Pinyin "ye3"

In MandarinBanana's mnemonic system, the Pinyin syllable "ye3" is split up into two parts: "y" and "e3". 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 "e3"

In the elevator's living room.

Characters pronounced ye3

surname Ye
also / too / (in Classical Chinese) final particle implying affirmation

= + + : Mnemonic symbol: the excavator (as in a person with this job), because a plow and a shovel are both tools for moving earth, and a dinosaur bone is what excavators are digging for.

Maud Younger (y) is helping an excavator (也) in the elevator (e3). Together they are excavating a dinosaur bone (丨): Maud turns the earth with a plow (㇆), while the excavator moves the earth with a shovel (乚).
(adverb) also; both ... and ... (before predicates only) / (literary) particle having functions similar to 啊[a5]
field / plain / open space / limit / boundary / rude / feral

= + : Maud Younger (y) and Zai Yu (予) are having a picnic (野; picnic: 野餐) in the elevator (e3). Zai Yu has a sunflower (里) Maud Younger really wants to have, but although he is fast asleep he holds to the sunflower tightly and won't give (予) it to Maud.
old variant of 野[ye3]
erroneous variant of 野[ye3]
to smelt / to cast / seductive in appearance
(Cantonese) thing / matter / stuff