Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 務


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Meaning

duty, work, play your part

Pronunciation

MU
tsutomeru

Explanation

Left: spear (developed from the image of a barbed lance [not to be mistaken with 'beforehand': ]), right: hit/strike (hand with a stick ), strength/force

Mnemonic

The spear hits with force: That's its duty.

Radicals

barbed lance(The radical munohoko shows a barbed lance. Do not mistake with prior/beforhand . Other radicals with weapons are: )
Stick in a hand(The radical nobun shows a hand or that holds a stick (simplified from the Chinese radical 66 攴 for whip or rap.))
power force
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Vocabulary

務める つとめる to work (for), to endeavor, to be diligent
義務 ぎむ duty, obligation, responsibility
事務所 じむしょ office
税務署 ぜいむしょ tax office
公務員 こうむいん government worker, public (civil) servant
庶務 しょむ general affairs
事務 じむ business, office work
任務 にんむ duty, function, office, mission, task
公務 こうむ official business, public business


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