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æ°´

THINK ABOUT...

A WATERFALL.


水 水

English Hiragana Romaji

water みず misu

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 4

Examples

水 断水 海水

(wednesday)

(water supply) (seawater)


手

THINK ABOUT...

TWO FRIENDS BUMPING THEIR HANDS.


手 手

English Hiragana Romaji

hand て te

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 4

Examples

手段 上手 助手

(measure) (skilled)

(assistant)


心

THINK ABOUT...

A BEATING HEART.


心 心

English Hiragana Romaji

heart こころ kokoro

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N4 4

Examples

必 芯 忌

(certainty) (center)

(mourning)


糸 THINK ABOUT...

A WOODEN POLE HOLDING ELECTRICITY THREADS.


糸 糸

English Hiragana Romaji

threads いと ito

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N2 6

Examples

一糸 糸価 金糸

(string)

(silk price)

(gold thread)


木

THINK ABOUT...

A PINE TREE.


木 木

English Hiragana Romaji

tree き ki

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 4

Examples

本 林 森

(book)

(forest)

(woods)


人

THINK ABOUT...

A HUMAN WITH SKINNY LEGS


人 人

English Hiragana Romaji

human ひと hito

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 2

Examples

内 夫 囚

(inside)

(husband) (criminal)


æ—¥ 31 30

THINK ABOUT...

A CALENDAR WITH 31 DAYS.


日 日

English Hiragana Romaji

day ひ hi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 4

Examples

日 日本 明

(sun)

(Japan)

(bright)


THINK ABOUT...

A TOMBSTONE ON THE GROUND.


土 土

English Hiragana Romaji

ground つち tsuchi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

土 赤土 地

(saturday)

(red ground) (earth)


言

THINK ABOUT...

BATS THAT USE ULTRASOUND TO SPEAK.


言 言

English Hiragana Romaji

to speak げん gen

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N4 7

Examples

言 語 言葉

(word)

(language) (dialect)


⻌ THINK ABOUT...

A DUCK BLOCKING YOUR PATH.


⻌ ⻌

English Hiragana Romaji

path しにょう shinyou

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

巡 迎 追

(patrol) (greet)

(follow)


THINK ABOUT...

A DANGEROUS FIRE.


火 火

English Hiragana Romaji

fire ひ hi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 4

Examples

火 点火 発火

(Tuesday) (ignition)

(catching fire)


THINK ABOUT...

A TOUGH GUY WITH A LOT OF POWER.


力 力

English Hiragana Romaji

power ちから chikara

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 2

Examples

力役 力学 馬力

(physical work) (mechanics)

(horsepower)


THINK ABOUT...

AN OPEN MOUTH.


口 口

English Hiragana Romaji

mouth くち kuchi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 3

Examples

古 可 名

(old)

(do not) (name)


女

THINK ABOUT...

A FASHIONABLE WOMAN.


女 女

English Hiragana Romaji

woman おんな onna

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

女 一女 女の子

(daughter)

(one daughter)

(young woman)


竹 THINK ABOUT...

A BAMBOO FIELD.


竹 竹

English Hiragana Romaji

bamboo たけ take

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N2 6

Examples

竹林 笛竹 苦竹

(bamboo forest) (bamboo flute)

(timber bamboo)


首

THINK ABOUT...

A TURTLE WITH A LONG NECK.


首 首

English Hiragana Romaji

neck くび kubi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 9

Examples

自首 元首 猪首

(surrender) (ruler)

(bull neck)


阝 THINK ABOUT...

A FAMOUS PAINTING OF A HILL.


阝 English Hiragana Romaji

hill こざと kozato

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

阪 防 阻

(slope) (protect) (prevent)


刀 キ リ ア ン

THINK ABOUT...

A PERSONALISED SWORD.


刀 刀

English Hiragana Romaji

sword かたな katana

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N5 2

Examples

小刀 太刀 一刀

(knife)

(long sword)

(single stroke)


禾

THINK ABOUT...

A GRAIN WHEAT.


禾 禾

English Hiragana Romaji

grain いね ine

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 5

Examples

利 私 季

(profit)

(personal) (season)


宀 THINK ABOUT...

A ROOF WITH A CHIMNEY.


宀 宀

English Hiragana Romaji

roof やね yane

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

家 家 家族

(house)

(family)

(family members)


金 BANK

THINK ABOUT...

A BANK THAT STORES A LOT OF GOLD.


金 金

English Hiragana Romaji

gold かね kane

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 8

Examples

代金 返金 金色

(price)

(repayment)

(golden color)


è¡£

THINK ABOUT...

A PERFORMER WITH A SPECIAL CLOAK.


衣 衣

English Hiragana Romaji

cloak ころも koroma

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 4, N2 6

Examples

衣 着衣 脱衣

(clothes)

(wearing clothes) (undressing)


見

THINK ABOUT...

A SQUID THAT USES THREE EYES TO SEE.


見 見

English Hiragana Romaji

see みる miru

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 7

Examples

一見 見る 拝見

(a look)

(to see)

(seeing)


ç›®

THINK ABOUT...

A SMIRKING EYE.


目 目

English Hiragana Romaji

eye め me

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 5

Examples

見 具 省

(see)

(utensil) (focus)


ç”°

THINK ABOUT...

A SMALL RICE FIELD.


田 田

English Hiragana Romaji

rice (field) こめ kome

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 5

Examples

水田 桑田 田園

(water-filled field) (mulberry)

(countryside)


å·¾ THINK ABOUT...

WIPING AWAY DIRT WITH A CLEAN CLOTH.


巾 巾

English Hiragana Romaji

cloth きん kin

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

布 帝 常

(cloth)

(sovereign) (normal)


大

THINK ABOUT...

SOMEONE THAT WANTS TO GIVE YOU A BIG HUG.


大 大

English Hiragana Romaji

big おお ō

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

天 大学 大切

(heaven)

(university)

(important)


广 THINK ABOUT...

A HOUSE ON A STIFF CLIFF.


广 广

English Hiragana Romaji

cliff ま ma

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

序 店 府

(preface) (store)

(prefecture)


一

THINK ABOUT...

ONE SINGLE LINE.


一 一

English Hiragana Romaji

one いち ichi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 1

Examples

旦 戸 一人

(dawn) (door)

(one person)


THINK ABOUT...

SOMEONE THROWING A TOY AT HIS DOG.


犬 犬

English Hiragana Romaji

dog いぬ inu

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N4 4

Examples

柴犬 献 獣

(shiba)

(present) (animal)


å½³

THINK ABOUT...

MANY PERSONS WALKING THROUGH A SHRINE GATE.


彳 彳

English Hiragana Romaji

walking person ぎょうにん gyounin

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

役 後 得

(duty)

(behind) (gain)


艹 THINK ABOUT...

A FENCE IN THE GRASS.


艹 艹

English Hiragana Romaji

grass くさ kusa

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

共 花 草

(together) (flower) (herbs)


THINK ABOUT...

A KING THAT LIKES JAPANESE FISH.


王 English Hiragana Romaji

king おう ō

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N3 4

Examples

玉 主 国

(jewel) (master) (country)


攵

THINK ABOUT...

SOMEONE THAT'S ABOUT TO STRIKE A DUMMY.


攵 English Hiragana Romaji

to strike のぶん nobun

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 4

Examples

收 攷 改

(income) (examine) (reformation)


å±±

THINK ABOUT...

A BIG MOUNTAIN.


山 English Hiragana Romaji

mountain やま yama

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

岡 岩 島

(mount) (boulder) (island)


THINK ABOUT...

A STONE HOLDING A CLIFF FROM COLAPSING.


石 石

English Hiragana Romaji

stone いし ishi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N3 5

Examples

砂 岩 破

(sand)

(boulder) (rend)


車

THINK ABOUT...

A REMOTE CONTROL CAR.


車 車

English Hiragana Romaji

car くるま kuruma

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 7

Examples

車庫 汽車 禁

(garage) (train)

(railway train)


å°¸ THINK ABOUT...

A WAVING FLAG.


尸 English Hiragana Romaji

flag かたしろ katashiro

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

尺 局 屍

(scale) (office) (corpse)


示

THINK ABOUT...

A SHOW THAT'S ABOUT TO START.


示 示

English Hiragana Romaji

show しめす shimesu

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 5, N3 5

Examples

奈 祭 禁

(what?)

(celebration) (prohibition)


ç–’ THINK ABOUT...

SOMEONE HITTING THEIR KNEE AND BEING IN PAIN.


疒 疒

English Hiragana Romaji

pain やまい yamai

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 5

Examples

病 症 痛

(ill)

(symptoms) (pain)


THINK ABOUT...

A ROTATED ROMAN TEN.


十 十

English Hiragana Romaji

ten じゅう jū

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 2

Examples

十分 数十 九十

(10 minutes) (decades) (90)


肉

THINK ABOUT...

MEAT ON A PLATE.


肉 肉

English Hiragana Romaji

meat にく niku

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N4 6

Examples

肉親 食肉 中肉

(blood relative) (consumption)

(medium build)


é…‰

THINK ABOUT...

A BIRD STANDING ON A SHELF.


酉 酉

English Hiragana Romaji

bird とり tori

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 3, N1 7

Examples

酉 酉 酉

(west)

(alcohol) (wine)


å›—

THINK ABOUT...

A BIRD THAT LIVES IN ENCLOSURE.


囗 囗

English Hiragana Romaji

enclosure くに kuni

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 3

Examples

四 回 十回

(4)

(-times)

(10 times)


雨

THINK ABOUT...

A MODERN RAIN SHOWER.


雨 雨

English Hiragana Romaji

rain あめ ame

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 1, N5 8

Examples

雨天 (rainy weather) 雨水 (rain water) 暴風雨 (rainstorm)


寸 THINK ABOUT...

A CALIPER THAT CAN MEASURE ROUND OBJECTS.


寸 寸

English Hiragana Romaji

measure すん sun

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 6, N1 3

Examples

臨時 戦時 時

(temporary) (wartime) (time)


é£&#x;

THINK ABOUT...

A TINY RESTAURANT THAT SERVES CHEAP FOOD.


食 食

English Hiragana Romaji

food しょく shyoku

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N5 9

Examples

食堂 外食 肉食

(dining room) (eating out)

(eating meat)


弓 THINK ABOUT...

SOMEONE HOLDING A BOW.


弓 弓

English Hiragana Romaji

bow ゆみ yumi

Difficulty Strokes

Grade 2, N1 3

Examples

弓道 鰓弓 大弓

(archery)

(gill arch)

(long bow)


平日 USEFUL  KANJI WEEKDAYS (平日)


日 月 火 水 木 金 土 日

On Monday, the moon starts disappearing.

On Tuesday, the heath from the sun causes a fire to start. On Wednesday, they finally extinguish the fire with water. On Thursday, they try to recover the burned trees. On Friday, the bank starts investing gold to help. On Saturday, they plant new trees in the ground. On Sunday, the sun is acting normal again.


駅 USEFUL  KANJI STATION (駅)


入口 Entrance 出口 Exit 改札口 Ticket gate 非常口 Emergency Exit 電車 Train 地下鉄 Subway

お手洗

Toilet


旅行 USEFUL  KANJI EXCURSION (旅行)


行 料金 無料 価格

女 男 左 右

Fee

Free of charge Price

Female

Male

Left

Right


住民 USEFUL  KANJI CITIES (住民)


民 東京

Tokyo

9.3 million inhabitants

横浜 Yokohama 大阪 Osaka 名古屋 Nagoya

札幌 川崎 京都 埼玉 広島 千葉

3.7 million inhabitants 2.7 million inhabitants 2.3 million inhabitants

1.9 million inhabitants

Kawasaki

1.5 million inhabitants

Sapporo

Kyoto

1.5 million inhabitants

Saitama

1.3 million inhabitants

Hiroshima

1.2 million inhabitants

Chiba

1.1 million inhabitants


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