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Hi, everyone! Welcome to Kanji Time. Today, we are going to review N5 Kanji. Let’s start!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
This Kanji means “big, large, a lot.”
The On-reading for this Kanji is ダイ、タイ(dai, tai) like in 大半 (taihan) which means “majority.”
And the Kun-reading is おお (ō) like in 大きい (ōkii) meaning “large, big.”
大きい (ōkii)
小さい (chiisai)
This Kanji means “man, male.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ダン、ナン (dan, nan), as in 男子 (danshi) which means “boy / boys.”
And the Kun-reading is おとこ (otoko) like in 男前 (otokomae) which means “handsome.”
男前 (otokomae)
男前 (otokomae) “You’re handsome.”
大丈夫かい。よろしく。 (Daijōbu kai. Yoroshiku.)
This Kanji means “inner, center, between, middle.”
The On-reading for this Kanji is チュウ (chū) like in 中学校 (chūgakkō) which means “Junior High School.”
小学校 (shōgakkō)
中学校 (chūgakkō)
高校 (kōkō)
大学 (daigaku)
And the Kun-reading is なか (naka) like in 夜中 (yonaka) which means “midnight.”
Ko... Ko...Ko...Ko...
“midnight” 夜中 (yonaka)
This Kanji means “long / leader.”
The On-reading for this Kanji is チョウ (chō) like in 長時間 (chōjikan) which means “long time.”
Opposite of long time is “short time” 短時間 (tanjikan).
長時間 (chōjikan)
短時間 (tanjikan)
長時間 (chōjikan)
短時間 (tanjikan)
And the Kun-reading is なが (naga) like in 長い (nagai) which means “long.”
This Kanji means “sky.”
The On-reading for this Kanji is テン (ten) as in 天国 (tengoku) which means “heaven.”
And the Kun-reading for this Kanji is あめ、あま (ame, ama) like in 天の川 (amanogawa) meaning “Milky Way.”
Quiz time!
Say the reading of the following Kanji.
夜中 (yonaka)
大きい (ōkii)
男子 (danshi)
天の川 (amanogawa)
長時間 (chōjikan)
Now, say the meaning of the following words.
中学校 (chūgakkō) “junior high school”
男前 (otokomae) “handsome”
大半 (taihan) “majority”
天国 (tengoku) “heaven”
長い (nagai) “long”
That’s it! Thank you so much for watching.
大きい声でさようなら!(Ōkii koe de sayōnara!)
小さい声でさようなら。 (Chiisai koe de sayōnara.)
Bye!

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