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Hi, everyone!
Welcome to Kanji time!
Today, we are going to learn N4 Kanji.
Let’s go, check it out. Check it, check it out!
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
This kanji means “hold, have.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ジ (ji) like in 所持品 (shojihin) which means “one's belongings.”
And the Kun-reading is も (mo) like in 持つ (motsu) which means “to have, to hold.”
ティッシュを持つ。 (Tisshu o motsu.)
This kanji means “teach, faith, doctrine.”
The On-reading for this kanji is キョウ (kyō) like in 教育 (kyōiku) which means “education.”
And the Kun-readings are おし (oshi) and おそ (oso) like in 教える (oshieru) which means “to tell, to teach.”
漢字を教える。 (Kanji o oshieru.)
For you!
This kanji means “sentence, literature, style, art, writing.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ブン , モン (bun, mon) like in 文化 (bunka) which means “culture.”
Culture makes the word.
Culture makes a country.
And the Kun-reading is ふみ (fumi) like in 恋文 (koibumi) which means “love letter.”
~ 君へ、 (~-kun e,)
私はあなたに会ったあの日から... (Watashi wa anata ni atta ano hi kara...)
This is for you.
This kanji means “fee, material, measure.”
The On-reading for this kanji is リョウ (ryō) like in 料金 (ryōkin) which means “fee.”
あ、この眼鏡、素敵ですね。ちょっとかけていいですか。 (A, kono megane, suteki desu ne. Chotto kakete ii desu ka.)
おー、よく見える! (Ō, yoku mieru!)
え、この眼鏡かけるのに、料金が発生するんですか。 (E, kono megane kakeru no ni, ryōkin ga hassei suru n desu ka.)
有り得ない。 (Arienai.)
ピーピー。 (Pīpī.)
あ、ちょっと待って下さい。 (A, chotto matte kudasai.)
こちら、通行するには料金が必要です。 (Kochira, tsūkō suru ni wa ryōkin ga hitsuyō desu.)
300円です。 (San-byaku-en desu.)
はい、どうぞ。 (Hai, dōzo.)
And 料理する (ryōri suru) which means “to cook.”
This kanji means “direction, person, way, square.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ホウ (hō) like in 地方 (chihō) which means “district.”
And the Kun-reading is かた (kata) like in 大方 (ōkata) which means “large part, majority.”
あ、これはこっちに入れて。よし。 (A, kore wa kotchi ni irete. Yoshi.)
これもここに置いて。 (Kore mo koko ni oite.)
あ、そこに入れて。こっちもこうして... (A, soko ni irete. Kotchi mo kō shite...)
あ、片付けは大方終わりました! (A, katazuke wa ōkata owarimashita!)
Quiz time!
Say the reading of the following kanji:
教える (oshieru)
大方 (ōkata)
所持品 (shojihin)
料理する (ryōri suru)
文化 (bunka)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
持つ (motsu) “to have, hold”
地方 (chihō) “district”
恋文 (koibumi) “love letter”
教育 (kyōiku) “education”
料金 (ryōkin) “fee”
That’s all for today! Thank you so much for watching.
よし!私はラブレターでも書くか! (Yoshi! Watashi wa raburetā demo kaku ka!)
恋文でも書くとするか... (Koibumi demo kaku to suru ka...)
Dear… I like the way you are ….
Bye-bye!

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