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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 書 (sho)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 書 (sho)

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MEANING:

write

HOW TO READ:

On: sho
Kun: ka.ku, -ga.ki, -gaki

HOW TO REMEMBER:

I write Kanji with my brush (⺻) every day until the sun (日) goes down.

WORDS:

書く (kaku): to write
書類 (shorui): documents
書店 (shoten): bookshop
秘書 (hisho): secretary
書物 (shomotsu): books
辞書 (jisho): dictionary
文書 (bunsho): document, writing
読書 (dokusho): reading
筋書 (sujigaki): synopsis, outline
遺書 (isho): will, testament
書斎 (shosai): study, library
封書 (fuusho): sealed letter
聖書 (seisho): Bible, scriptures
書名 (shomei): book title
著書 (chosho): literary work
書架 (shoka): bookshelf
書評 (shohyou): book review
調書 (chousho): protocol
所書き (tokorogaki): address
肩書き (katagaki): title, degree
図書館 (toshokan): library
教科書 (kyoukasho): textbook
証明書 (shoumeisho): certificate, credentials
供述書 (kyoujutsusho): testimony
親展書 (shintensho): confidential letter
愛書家 (aishoka): bibliophile
報告書 (houkokusho): (written) report
死亡診断書 (shiboushindansho): death certificate


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

いつ書いた手紙だ?日付があるかい?
itsu kaita tegami da. hizuke ga aru kai.
When was that letter written? Is there a date on it?

彼女は今までに会ったうちでは、一番いい秘書だ。
kanojo wa ima made ni atta uchi dewa, ichiban ii hisho da.
She’s the best secretary I ever had.

世に埋もれた名もない書物を収集している。
yo ni umoreta na mo nai shomotsu o shuushuu shite iru.
I’m collecting obscure books.

テーブルの上の書類を整理した。
teeburu no ue no shorui o seiri shita.
I straightended the papers on the table.

帰られたらこの名刺とこの封書を渡してほしい。
kaeraretara kono meishi to kono fuusho o watashite hoshii.
On his return give him this card and this sealed letter.

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