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Hi, everyone! Welcome to Kanji Time!
Today, we are going to review N1 kanji.
Let’s go!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
This kanji means “instead, on the contrary, rather.”
The On-reading for this kanji is キャク (kyaku) like in 退却 (taikyaku), which means “retreat” and 却下 (kyakka) which means “rejection.”
This kanji means “wholesale.”
The Kun-reading for this kanji is おろ, おろし (oro, oroshi) like in 卸売り (oroshiuri), which means “wholesale.”
魚の卸売り。 (Sakana no oroshiuri.)
いらっしゃい、いらっしゃい! (Irasshai, irasshai!)
いらっしゃい、いらっしゃい! (Irasshai, irasshai!)
安いよ、安いよ! (Yasui yo, yasui yo!)
寄ってらっしゃい、見てらっしゃい! (Yotte rasshai, mite rasshai!)
And 卸す (orosu) which means “sale wholesale.”
This kanji means “unlucky, misfortune, bad luck, disaster.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ヤク (yaku) like in 災厄 (saiyaku), which means “misfortune” and 厄介 (yakkai), which means “trouble.”
🎵Trouble, troublemaker!🎵
This kanji means “pathetic, grief, sorrow, pity, sympathize.”
The On-reading for this kanji is アイ (ai) like in 哀愁 (aishū) which means “pathos.”
And the Kun-reading is あわ, かな (awa, kana) like in 哀れな境遇 (aware na kyōgū), which means “pitiful circumstances.”
財布を開けたら、一円玉しか入っておらず... (Saifu o aketara, ichi-endama shika haitte orazu... )
今日、天気がいいと思って、空を見上げていたら、鳥に糞を落とされました。 (Kyō, tenki ga ii to omotte, sora o miagete itara, tori ni fun o otosaremashita.)
なー、笑っちゃった! (Nā, waratchatta!)
This kanji means “stern, strictness, severity, rigidity.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ゲン, ゴン (gen, gon) like in 厳格な (genkaku na), which means “strict, severe.”
厳格な父親。 (Genkaku na chichioya.)
こら、リサ!ご飯を食べる前には「いただきます」だろ! (Kora, Risa! Gohan o taberu mae ni wa `itadakimasu' daro!)
こら!食べ終わったら「ごちそうさま」でしょうが! (Kora! Tabeowattara `gochisō-sama' deshō ga!)
娘さんをください。 (Musume-san o kudasai.)
娘は、どこの馬の骨か分からんお前には、やらん! (Musume wa, doko no uma no hone ka wakaran omae ni wa, yaran!)
And the Kun-reading is おごそ, きび (ogoso, kibi) like in 厳しい (kibishii) which means “strict.”
朝7時に起きて、家の掃除を全部して、一時間走りに行きなさい! (Asa shichi-ji ni okite, ie no sōji o zenbu shite, ichi-jikan hashiri ni ikinasai!)
あなた、これで掃除したの?汚いわよ! (Anata, kore de sōji shita no? Kitanai wa yo!)
Quiz Time!
Say the reading of the following kanji:
災厄 (saiyaku)
卸す (orosu)
厳しい (kibishii)
退却 (taikyaku)
哀れな境遇 (aware na kyōgū)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
卸売り (oroshiuri) “wholesale”
厄介 (yakkai) “trouble”
哀愁 (aishū) “pathos”
却下 (kyakka) “rejection”
厳格な (genkaku na) “strict, severe”
That’s it for today. Thank you so much for watching.
あなたの周りで、厳しい人は誰ですか。 (Anata no mawari de, kibishii hito wa dare desu ka.)
I’ll see you next time. Bye-bye!
🎵あい、あい、あい... (Ai, ai, ai...)🎵
🎵あい、あい、あい、あい、あい... (Ai, ai, ai, ai, ai...)🎵
げんごん、げんごん、げんごん! (Gen gon, gen gon, gen gon!)

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