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

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

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MEANING:

overdo, exceed, go beyond, error

HOW TO READ:

On: ka
Kun: su.giru, -su.giru, -su.gi, su.gosu, ayama.tsu, ayama.chi, yo.giru

WORDS:

過ぎ (sugi): past, too (much)
過ち (ayamachi): fault, error
経過 (keika): passage, progress
過激 (kageki): extreme, radical
過程 (katei): process, course
過去 (kako): the past, bygone days
過密 (kamitsu): overcrowding
過剰 (kajou): excess, over-
過敏 (kabin): oversensitivity
過熱 (kanetsu): overheating
一過 (ikka): passing way
超過 (chouka): excess
過疎 (kaso): depopulation
過言 (kagon): exaggeration
過酷 (kakoku): rigor, severity
過労 (karou): overwork, strain
過大 (kadai): excessive, too much
過度 (kado): excess, immoderation
通過 (tsuuka): passing, passage through
過失 (kashitsu): error, blunder, accident
過ぎる (sugiru): to pass by, to exceed
過ごす (sugosu): to pass (time)
過半数 (kahansuu): majority
寝過ごす (nesugosu): to oversleep


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

事件の経過が知りたいか。
jiken no keika ga shiritai ka.
Do you want to know how matters have progressed?

過去にもどるすべはない。前進あるのみ。
kako ni modoru sube wa nai. zenshin aru nomi.
There is no going back so I have to go forward.

本当にあなたは少し幻想を抱き過ぎるわ。
hontou ni anata wa sukoshi gensou o idakisugiru wa.
You are really too fanciful.

君は過激な政治思想の持ち主だそうだね。
kimi wa kageki na seiji shisou no mochinushi da sou da ne.
I heard that your political opinions are extreme.

その男ははやくも一階を通過して、まだ昇ってくる。
sono otoko wa hayakumo ikkai o tsuuka shite, mada nobotte kuru.
Now that man has passed the first floor, and he’s mounting higher.

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