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Hi, everyone! Welcome to Kanji Time!
Today, let’s study N2 kanji.
参りましょう。 (Mairimashō.)
If you want to do the quiz first, please go to these times.
This kanji means “castle, build a castle.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ジョウ (jō) like in 城下町 (jōkamachi) which means “castle town.”
And the Kun-reading is しろ (shiro) like in お城めぐり (o-shiro meguri) which means “castle tour.”
This kanji means “bounded area, range, region, limits.”
The On-reading this kanji is イキ (iki) like in 領域 (ryōiki) which means “area, domain, field” and 全域 (zen'iki) which means “whole area.”
This kanji means “base, fundamentals, counter for machines.”
The On-reading for this kanji is キ (ki) like in 基地 (kichi) which means “home base.”
秘密基地。 (Himitsu kichi.) “Secret home base”
And the Kun-reading is もと, もとい (moto, motoi) like in 基にして (moto ni shite) which means “on the basis of.”
This kanji means “pagoda, tower, steeple.”
The On-reading for this kanji is トウ (tō) like in テレビ塔 (terebitō) which means “television tower.”
テレビ塔 (terebitō) “television tower”
And 三重の塔 (san-jū no tō) which means “three-storied pagoda.”
This kanji means “paint, plaster, smear, coating.”
The On-reading for this kanji is ト (to) like in 塗料 (toryō) which means “paint.”
And the Kun-reading is ぬ (nu) like in 塗る (nuru) which means “to paint.”
Quiz time!
Say the reading of the following kanji:
三重の塔 (san-jū no tō)
領域 (ryōiki)
塗料 (toryō)
基にして (moto ni shite)
城下町 (jōkamachi)
Now, say the meaning of the following words:
お城めぐり (o-shiro meguri) “castle tour”
塗る (nuru) “to paint”
テレビ塔 (terebitō) “television tower”
基地 (kichi) “home base”
全域 (zen'iki) “whole area”
That’s all for today.
お疲れ様です! (Otsukare-sama desu!)
漢字の勉強、皆さんの何かお勧めの方法あったら、ぜひコメントで教えて下さいね! (Kanji no benkyō, mina-san no nani ka osusume no hōhō attara, zehi komento de oshiete kudasai ne!)
Thank you! Bye-bye! See you next time!
カメラを塗ろう! (Kamera o nurō!)

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