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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 見 (ken)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 見 (ken)

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MEANING:

see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

HOW TO READ:

On: ken
Kun: mi.ru, mi.eru, mi.seru

HOW TO REMEMBER:

If you have good eyes (目) and super long legs (儿), you can peek into your neighbor’s backyard and see everything.

COMPOUNDS:


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意見 (iken): opinion, view
発見 (hakken): discovery
見物 (kenbutsu): sightseeing
見方 (mikata): point of view
偏見 (henken): prejudice
拝見 (haiken): seeing, look at
見事 (migoto): splendid, magnificent
外見 (gaiken): outward appearance
花見 (hanami): flower viewing
一見 (ikken): look, glimpse
見当 (kentou): aim, direction
会見 (kaiken): interview, audience
見解 (kenkai): opinion
見舞 (mimai): visiting ill people
見栄 (mie): show, display
見通 (mitooshi): perspective
見所 (midokoro): highlight
下見 (shitami): preview
露見 (roken): discovery, detection
見識 (kenshiki): views, opinion
政見 (seiken): political views
見合い (miai): marriage meeting
見覚え (mioboe): recollection
見張り (mihari): guard, lookout

EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

お願いです、外見だけを信じないで下さい!
onegai desu, gaiken dake o shinjinaide kudasai.
I beg you, please do not believe appearances!

山田に対してなにか偏見のようなものを持っているようだ.
yamada ni taishite nanika henken no you na mono o motte iru you da.
He seems to have some prejudice against Yamada.

賊は二人だ.一人は侵入し、一人は見張りだ.
zoku wa futari da. hitori wa shinnyuu shi, hitori wa mihari da.
There are two robbers. One does the work while other stands guard.

昨日肩をすくめてお終いにできない不愉快な事実が発見した。
kinou kata o sukumete oshimai ni dekinai fuyukai na jijitsu ga hakken shita.
Yesterday I learned an unpleasant fact which I could not shrug off.

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