Mantener

How to remember the meaning of Mantener

Can't remember the meaning of Mantener? Here's a trick.

Mantener: translated as "to hold"

Here's my mnemonic:

Tener means "to have", so I think a "man has" a cup of coffee, and I visualize a man holding it!

man tener

to

man has

to

vizualizing man has a cup of coffee

to

He's holding it!

man holding cup of coffee