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Examples of Hiragana


Examples of Hiragana

Today’s post is about some Japanese vocabulary in Hiragana so we can practice reading and writing it. I will also include a practice sheet-like homework for anyone to study it anytime.

 I know how hard it is to learn the Japanese language especially if we are not practicing it every day. What I always do if I have time, I practice by reading and writing it. Though, recently, because of my work and my blog, I have lapses in studying the Japanese language. And by doing this lesson, I can also study while sharing my knowledge.


Here are some of the vocabularies we will be studying today. Its all random words.


è   Wide, spacious


è   Cute


è   Goodbye


è   How much


è   Cheap


è   Behind


è   Desk


è   Busy


è   Yesterday



è   Today


è   Tomorrow


è   Now


è   day before yesterday



è   day after tomorrow


è   Evening


è   tonight


è   Schedule


è   Change (money)


è   Money



è   Guest, Visitor


è   Ship


è   Time


è   This year


è   How old, How many


è   Weather


è   Rain


è   Cool


è   Warm


è   Far


è   Near


è   Fast


è   Slow


Here is the Practice Sheet for today's Hiragana examples. You can download in the link below. 

【Hiragana】Practice Sheet

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