Mammoth Memory

Toilet – el baño


(Pronounced bah-nyo)

To remember that toilet is pronounced bah-nyo (baño) in Spanish, use the following mnemonic:

The toilet attendant was playing his banjo (baño).

The toilet attendant was playing his banjo (baño)


Baño is masculine, so it’s el baño. Imagine an elephant sitting on a toilet (yes, we did mean sitting):

Bano is masculine so its el bano, we link elephants to masculine 

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