Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 付



attach, fix, adhere, apply




Left: person /, right: skillful hand


A person with a skillful hand attaches sth.


person(This radical is understood as an identical variant of "person" , and shows a person who stands with the legs apart.)
skillful hand(Image of a hand forearm and pulse . It was originally also the distance of one inch (Length: 1 SUN = 3.03 cm) from the hand's palm to the pulse. This also stood for a small amount. In the mnemonic, it is used as "skillful hand" and partly also "to measure".)
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添付う てんぷ attachment (at an email)
付ける つける to attach, to join, to add, to wear, to put on
付く つく to adjoin, to be attached/ connected
付近 ふきん neighbourhood, vicinity, environs
受付 うけつけ reception (desk), information desk, acceptance
体付き からだつき body build, figure
名付ける なづける to name (someone)
片付く かたづく to put in order, to dispose of, to solve
片付け かたづけ tidying up, finishing

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