Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.

And now, Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management.
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Mrs. Beeton is one of the monuments of early cookbook writing.
After giving birth to her fourth child in January 1865, Isabella contracted puerperal fever and died a week later at the age of 28.
And that's the way it was in 1865.



meaning: bribe, provide, board

賄い方 == makanaikata == (noun) kitchen manager, chef, cook
贈収賄 == zoushuuwai == (noun) bribery, corruption

Left radical is 'shell/money' (貝). Right radical is 'exist/have' (有), which here acts phonetically to express 'give'. To 'give money' to someone is to provide for them. Henshall as a mnemonic: ''Have money thanks to bribe.''

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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