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By James W. Heisig

Following the 1st quantity of "Remembering the Kanji", the current paintings takes up the pronunciation of characters and gives scholars with necessary instruments for memorizing them. at the back of the infamous inconsistencies within the means the japanese language has come to pronounce the characters it acquired from China lie numerous coherent styles. choosing those styles and arranging them in logical order can lessen dramatically the quantity of time spent within the brute memorization of sounds unrelated to written forms.Many of the "primitive elements," or construction blocks, utilized in the drawing of the characters additionally serve to point the "Chinese reading" that exact kanji use, mainly in compound phrases. via studying one of many kanji that makes use of any such "signal primitive," you can study the complete crew even as. during this approach, "Remembering the Kanji 2" lays out the forms of phonetic styles and gives necessary tricks for studying readings, which would another way look thoroughly random, in a good and rational manner. A parallel method of saying the kanji, their "Japanese readings," makes use of local jap phrases assigned to specific chinese language characters. even though those are extra simply realized a result of organization of the desiring to a unmarried note, Heisig creates one of those phonetic alphabet of single-syllable phrases, every one hooked up to an easy jap note, and exhibits how they are often mixed to aid memorize relatively difficult vocabulary.Unlike quantity 1, which proceeds step by step in a chain of classes, quantity 2 is geared up in reminiscent of manner that you may examine person chapters or use it as a reference for pronunciation difficulties as they come up. person frames cross-reference the kanji to trade readings and to the body in quantity 1 within which the that means and writing of the kanji was once first brought.

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549 445 ホク 北海道 ほっかいどう Hokkaidō (Japanese island) 78 | remembering the kanji 2 百 550 二百 域 551 境域 車軸 辱 553 屈辱 吉 554 吉日 菊 555 菊 空気 食物 脈 558 きょういき precincts ジク 762 しゃじく wheel axis ジョク 775 くつじょく humiliation; shame キチ 878 きちじつ fortunate day きく 動脈 air; surroundings モツ 1013 しょくもつ foodstuffs ていねい 320 1317 1050 1856 artery 834 ネイ 丁寧 2009 chrysanthemum くうき どうみゃく 1122 927 ミャク 寧 559 356 クウ 物 557 two hundred キク 空 556 にひゃく イキ 軸 552 38 ヒャク politeness; courtesy; civility one-time chinese language readings 熱 560 日 561 一日 肉 562 肉親 老若 尿 564 糖尿病 甲乙丙 律義 力 567 馬力 陸 568 ニチ 1574 いちにち at some point にくしん blood relative ニャク 1962 ろうにゃく old and young とうにょうびょう 223 1053 diabetes seventy one こうおつへい a, b, c (a conventional means of enumerating) リチ 874 りちぎ honesty; integrity リキ 1104 ばりき horsepower りくじょう 1683 858 1513 リク 陸上 12 1022 オツ 律 566 the tropics ニョウ 乙 565 ねったい ニク 若 563 1516 ネツ 熱帯 | seventy nine on shore 80 | remembering the kanji 2 勿 論 569 勿論 略 570 略語 出 571 出勤 達 572 達人 収賄 座席 雑誌 是 576 是非 税 577 もちろん visible; past dispute リャク 1358 りゃくご abbreviation シュツ 2040 しゅっきん displaying up at paintings たつじん しゅうわい 税金 1820 293 767 552 specialist eighty accepting a bribe 1024 ザ 雑 575 901 ワイ 座 574 ロン タツ 賄 573 1049 モチ ざせき seat ザツ 2042 ざっし journal ゼ 1487 ぜひ by means of all potential; at any fee ゼイ 1393 ぜいきん taxes 562 388 895 one-time chinese language readings 存 578 保存 滅 579 ゾン 1856 ほぞん upkeep; conservation めつぼう 684 365 メツ 滅亡 | eighty one downfall; destruction chapter four Characters with out chinese language Readings The kanji that make up this bankruptcy are awarded extra for acceptance than for memorization. because the identify exhibits, their universal aspect is they are assigned no chinese language interpreting during this ebook. in relation to those who belong to the general-use kanji, which means no examining has been assigned them within the official record, notwithstanding lots of them do have conventional readings. on the subject of those who fall outdoors the general-use checklist, which means no chinese language studying they might have comes in handy adequate to undergo studying at this degree. glance over this checklist conscientiously sooner than you cross directly to the following bankruptcy, with the intention that you know the entire characters out of your research of vol. 1. every so often, you'll doubtless realize sign primitives utilized in bankruptcy 2. right here, in fact, the primitives don't come into the image at all—even even though the various kanji given the following will themselves function sign primitives during this booklet. The cross-reference numbers in daring print below the variety of the kanji refer simply to the body in vol. 1 during which the nature in query first seemed. eventually, you will see that five of the kanji have numbers by means of an “a. ” This units them off as selfmade kanji or 国字 (こくじ) which jap didn't inherit from chinese language. those characters won't ever have a chinese language interpreting, not like a number of of the others which do in reality have assigned chinese language readings yet should not given the following simply because they fall open air the foundations of the “general-use” kanji.

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