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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 思 (shi)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 思 (shi)

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MEANING:

think

HOW TO READ:

On: shi
Kun: omo.u, omoera.ku, obo.su

HOW TO REMEMBER:

Think with your brain (田), not your heart (心).

WORDS:

思い (omoi): thought, feelings
思う (omou): to think, to consider
思想 (shisou): thought, idea
思慮 (shiryo): prudence, thought
意思 (ishi): intention, purpose
思考 (shikou): thought, consideration
思惑 (omowaku): expectation, anticipation
思い出 (omoide): memories, recollections
思わず (omowazu): unintentionally
片思い (kataomoi): unrequited love
不思議 (fushigi): wonder, miracle, strange
思春期 (shishunki): puberty
思い切り (omoikiri): with all one’s strength
思い出す (omoidasu): to recall, to remember
思いつく (omoitsuku): to think of, to hit upon
思い切る (omoikiru): to despair of
思い描く (omoiegaku): to imagine, to picture
思い込む (omoikomu): to be under impression that
思い浮かぶ (omoiukabu): to occur, to come to mind
思い起こす (omoiokosu): to recall, to remember
思い切って (omoikitte): boldly, daringly


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

そんなことは思い浮かびもしなかった。
sonna koto wa omoiukabi mo shinakatta.
The thought never occurred to me.

こんなことは現実には起きていないんだと思おうとした。
konna koto wa genjitsu ni wa okite inain da to omoou to shita.
I tried to think that such thing was not happening.

彼女はいま読んだばかりの手紙の言葉を思い起こしてみた。
kanojo wa ima yonda bakari no tegami no kotoba o omoiokoshite mita.
She tried to recall the words in the letter she had just read.

確かにあんなことを言うのは無礼です。いたく思慮に欠けると思います。
tashika ni anna koto o iu no wa burei desu. itaku shiryo ni kakeru to omoimasu.
It was certainly rude to say that. I think it was very unthoughtful.

疲れ果てた時に思い出が胸によみがえっても、払いのけるしかなかった。
tsukarehateta toki ni omoide ga mune ni yomigaette mo, harainokeru shika nakatta.
Memories must be fought back when they rushed to mind in moments of exhaustion.

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