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Hi, everyone! Welcome to Kanji Time!
Today, we are going to learn N4 kanji.
頑張りましょう。 (Ganbarimashō.)
Let’s go!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
こちらです。 (Kochira desu.)
This kanji means “world”.
The On-reading for this kanji is カイ (kai), like in 世界 (sekai) which means “world”.
世界のみんな。 (Sekai no minna.)
世界中。 (Sekaijū.) “All around the world.”
And 政界 (seikai) which means “political arena”.
This kanji means “ill, sick”.
The On-reading for this kanji is ビョウ (byō), like in 病気 (byōki) which means “disease”.
And the Kun-reading is や, やまい (ya, yamai), like in 気に病む (ki ni yamu) which means “to worry oneself”.
This kanji means “departure, publish, emit, start from”.
The On-reading for this kanji is ハツ, ホツ (hatsu, hotsu), like in 発見 (hakken) which means “discover”.
Wow! Discover the word.
And 出発 (shuppatsu) which means “departure”.
出発進行! (Shuppatsu shinkō!)
3番線からハワイ行きの飛行機が出発します。 (San-bansen kara Hawai iki no hikōki ga shuppatsu shimasu.)
アロハ! (Aroha!)
This kanji means “prefecture”.
The On-reading for this kanji is ケン (ken), like in 県庁 (kenchō) which means “prefecture office”.
県庁所在地。 (Kenchō shozaichi.)
例えば愛知県だったら、名古屋市が愛知県の県庁所在地です。 (Tatoeba Aichi-ken dattara, Nagoya-shi ga Aichi-ken no kenchō shozaichi desu.)
And 県政 (kensei) which means “prefecture government”.
This kanji means “reality, true, natural state”.
The On-reading for this kanji is シン (shin), like in 真実 (shinjitsu) which means “truth”.
And the Kun-reading is ま (ma), like in 真ん中 (mannaka) which means “right in the middle”.
真ん中 (mannaka)
この部屋の真ん中。 (Kono heya no mannaka.) “Right in the middle of this room.”
Quiz Time!
Say the reading of the following words:
政界 (seikai)
気に病む (ki ni yamu)
真ん中 (mannaka)
県政 (kensei)
出発 (shuppatsu)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
政界 (seikai) “political arena”
県庁 (kenchō) “prefecture office”
発見 (hakken) “discover”
病気 (byōki) “disease”
真実 (shinjitsu) “truth”
That’s all for today. Thank you so much for watching.
漢字勉強、頑張ってください! (Kanji benkyō, ganbatte kudasai!) “Good luck for your kanji study!”
See you next time. Bye-bye!
またね! (Mata ne!)
I think I finished it.

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