Memory Phrase (Mnemonic) for 已
|already, to stop, then, afterwards
|Following the winding thread, I found it already.
|that's all; nothing more
|long ago; for a long time
|jū gōng jìn cuì , sǐ ér hòu yǐ
|to bend to a task and spare no effort unto one's dying day (idiom); striving to the utmost one's whole life; with every breath in one's body, unto one's dying day