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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 何 (ka)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 何 (ka)

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MEANING:

what

HOW TO READ:

On: ka
Kun: nani, nan, nani-, nan-

HOW TO REMEMBER:

A man (亻) can (可) do what he wants.

COMPOUNDS:

何処 (doko): where
何故 (naze): why, how
何時 (nanji): what time
何人 (nanbito): everyone
何方 (donata): who
何度 (nando): how many times
何物 (nanimono): something, nothing
何番 (nanban): what number
何者 (nanimono): what kind of person
何分 (nanbun): some, any
何事 (nanigoto): everything
如何 (ikaga): how about
何年 (nannen): what year
何才 (nansai): how old
何回 (nankai): how many times
何日 (nannichi): what day
何人 (nannin): how many people
何か (nanika): something
何の (dono): which
何も (nanimo): nothing
何で (nande): why, what for
何と (nanto): what, whatever
何て (nante): how..!, what..!
何故か (nazeka): for some reason
何時も (itsumo): always
何度か (nandoka): several times
何より (naniyori): most, best
何でも (nandemo): whatever one likes
何となく (nantonaku): somehow or other
何だか (nandaka): somewhat, somehow
何もかも (nanimokamo): just about everything


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

何かご要望があれば言ってください。
nanika goyoubou ga areba itte kudasai.
If you have any requests please tell me.

田中は何度か苦しそうな太い息を吐いた。
tanaka wa nandoka kurushisou na futoi iki o haita.
Tanaka panted several times.

何度携帯にかけてもつながらなかったよ?
nando keitai ni kaketemo tsunagaranakatta yo.
I called many times but you never picked up.

何もかもすっかり素晴らしくなるわね。
nanimokamo sukkari subarashiku naru wa ne.
It’s going to be all marvellous!

どうもお前は何事につけても覚えが悪いようだね。
doumo omae wa nanigoto ni tsukete mo oboe ga warui you da ne.
It seems that your memory is equally short in everything.

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