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Hi, everyone. Hi! Welcome to Kanji Time.
Today, we are going to learn N5 Kanji. Let’s go!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
This kanji means “thousand”.
The on-reading for this kanji is セン (sen) as in 千切り (sengiri) which means “cutting into thin strips”. 千切り。(Sengiri.) キャベツの千切り。(Kyabetsu no sengiri.)
And the kun-reading for this kanji is ち (chi) as in 千代 (chiyo) which means “a thousand generations”.
This kanji means “before, in future, front”.
The on-reading for this kanji is セン (sen) as in 先月 (sengetsu) which means “last month”.
先月、今月、来月。(Sengetsu, kongetsu, raigetsu.)
And the kun-reading is さき (saki) like in つま先 (tsumasaki) which means “toes”.
つま先。(Tsumasaki.) 足の指の先。(Ashi no yubi no saki.) つま先。(Tsumasaki.)
This kanji means “before, front”.
The on-reading for this kanji is ゼン (zen) like in 前回 (zenkai) which means “last time”. 前回、今回、次回。(Zenkai, konkai, jikai.)
And the kun-reading for this kanji is まえ (mae) like in 駅前 (ekimae) which means “in front of the station.” 駅前。(Ekimae.) じゃあ、駅前で待ち合わせましょう。(Jā, ekimae de machiawasemashō.) “Let’s meet in front of the station.”
This kanji means “foot, to be sufficient, to add”.
The on-reading for this kanji is ソク (soku) like in 土足 (dosoku) which means “with one’s shoes”.
And the kun-reading is あし、た (ashi, ta) like in 足首 (ashikubi) which means “ankle”.
This kanji means “many, much”.
The on-reading for this kanji is タ (ta) like in 多少 (tashō) which means “a little, a few”.
And the kun-reading is おお (ō) like in 多い (ōi), meaning “much, many”. あ~、お腹いっぱい。(Ā, onaka ippai.) 量が多い。(Ryō ga ōi.) 食べ過ぎました。(Tabesugimashita.)
Quiz time!
Say the reading of the following kanji:
駅前 (ekimae)
多少 (tashō)
土足 (dosoku)
千切り (sengiri)
つま先 (tsumasaki)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
先月 (sengetsu) “last month”
千代 (chiyo) “a thousand generations”
前回 (zenkai) “last time”
足首 (ashikubi) “ankle”
多い (ōi) “many, much”
That’s all for today. Thank you so much for watching. それでは私は、つま先立ちで帰りたいと思います。(Soredewa watashi wa, tsumasakidachi de kaeritai to omoimasu.) つま先立ちで、さようなら!(Tsumasakidachi de sayōnara!) Bye!

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