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Hi, everyone! Welcome to Kanji Time!
今日はN2の漢字を勉強しましょう。 (Kyō wa enu ni no kanji o benkyō shimashō.)
用意はいいですか。 (Yōi wa ii desu ka.)
Let’s go!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times!
This kanji means “hanging scroll, width, range, tolerant”.
The On-reading for this kanji is フク (fuku), like in 全幅の信頼を寄せる (zenpuku no shinrai o yoseru) which means “to trust completely”.
私はあなたに全幅の信頼を寄せております。 (Watashi wa anata ni zenpuku no shinrai o yosete orimasu.)
And the Kun-reading is はば (haba), like in 歩幅 (hohaba) which means “walking stride”.
歩幅 (hohaba)
小さな歩幅。 (Chiisana hohaba.)
大きな歩幅。 (Ōkina hohaba.)
This kanji means “dry, parch, get involved”.
The On-reading for this kanji is カン (kan), like in 若干名 (jakkan-mei) which means “a few people”.
And the Kun-reading is ほ, ひ (ho, hi) like in 干す (hosu) meaning “to dry”.
洗濯物を干す (sentakumono o hosu) “to dry a laundry”
This kanji means “infancy, childhood, very young”.
The On-reading for this kanji is ヨウ (yō), like in 幼少期 (yōshōki) which means “childhood”.
幼少期の思い出 (yōshōki no omoide) “childhood memories”
And the Kun-reading is おさな (osana), like in 幼い (osanai) which means “very young, infant”.
幼い顔立ち。 (Osanai kaodachi.)
This kanji means “government agency, government office”.
The On-reading for this kanji is チョウ (chō), like in 県庁所在地 (kenchō shozaichi) which means “prefectural capital”.
愛知県の県庁所在地は名古屋です。 (Aichi-ken no kenchō shozaichi wa Nagoya desu.)
沖縄県の県庁所在地は那覇市です。 (Okinawa-ken no kenchō shozaichi wa Naha-shi desu.)
神奈川県の県庁所在地は横浜です。 (Kanagawa-ken no kenchō shozaichi wa Yokohama desu.)
And 庁舎 (chōsha) which means “government building”.
This kanji means “bed, floor, padding”.
The On-reading for this kanji is ショウ (shō), like in 起床する (kishō suru) which means “to get up”.
朝6時に起床する。 (Asa roku-ji ni kishō suru.) “To get up at 6 o’clock.”
And the Kun-reading is とこ, ゆか (toko, yuka), like in 床屋 (tokoya) which means “barbershop”.
今は美容院が結構、一般的によく使われますけども... (Ima wa biyōin ga kekkō, ippanteki ni yoku tsukawaremasu kedo mo...)
床屋は何か、男の人がよく行く所で、髭を剃ってもらったり、顔を剃ってもらったりすることができるみたいです。 (Tokoya wa nan ka, otoko no hito ga yoku iku tokoro de, hige o sotte morattari, kao o sotte morattari suru koto ga dekiru mitai desu.)
Quiz Time!
Say the reading of the following kanji:
歩幅 (hohaba)
幼少期 (yōshōki)
起床する (kishō suru)
県庁所在地 (kenchō shozaichi)
干す (hosu)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
全幅の信頼を寄せる (zenpuku no shinrai o yoseru) “to trust completely”
若干名 (jakkan-mei) “a few people”
幼い (osanai) “very young, infant”
庁舎 (chōsha) “government building”
床屋 (tokoya) “barbershop”
That’s all for today!
お疲れ様です! (Otsukare-sama desu!)
皆さんの、幼少期の思い出は何かありますか。 (Mina-san no, yōshōki no omoide wa nani ka arimasu ka.)
私の幼少期の思い出... (Watashi no yōshōki no omoide...)
私は小さい時に、ホッチキスを間違えて親指に刺してしまったことがあります。 (Watashi wa chiisai toki ni, hotchikisu o machigaete oyayubi ni sashite shimatta koto ga arimasu.)
とても痛かったです! (Totemo itakatta desu!)
皆さんの幼少期の思い出、コメント欄で教えてください! (Mina-san no yōshōki no omoide, komento ran de oshiete kudasai!)
I’ll see you next time.
ありがとう! (Arigatō!)
Bye-bye!
愛知県の県庁しょじゃい... (Aichi-ken no kenchō sho ja i...)
ホントに (Honto ni)
Tongue twister

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