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Any memorizing tips for the japanese

[deactivated user]

    I need help, i am really struggling at memorializing the hiragana characters

    October 23, 2017

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    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/moibii

    In addition to flashcards (recognition), try writing them down also (production). Do this every day.

    If you are a book person, there are two books I could recommend since I used these myself. "Let's Learn Hiragana" and "Let's Learn Katakana", both by Yasuko Kosaka Mitamura. These books have writing guides as well as exercises.


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      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RooyAguirre

      Try to look for them similarities on the Latin alphabet. For example, Ni. Ni looks somehow like an actual N so I guess that might be helpful.


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tegamiBee

      Exactly. Or try to see if they remind you of anything. や reminds me of a vegetable (for whatever reason) and so, やさい。


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Faisane

      @RooyAguirre: Careful though - this tends to mess me up (still) when it comes to も (which has nothing to do with "t") or ふ (which is not "b" - I recently saw that I had misspelled ぶたにく (pork) on more than one card).

      What helped me at the time were mnemonics: try and google "hiragana mnemonics" - I bet some will be helpful and stick, and then you won't need them anymore.


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SleepInTheHeat

      Learning with Risa has helped me memorize all of my Hiragana, with the help of Duo of course.

      https://m.youtube.com/watch?list=PLuBZEUpbcEECYR0fAv3ckMfXnqVs8n8Zvparams=OAFIAVgBv=6p9Il_j0zjcmode=NORMAL

      Once you've got your Hiragana down, there's a video for Katakana:

      https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=s6DKRgtVLGA

      Also Risa recommended small anime to help with getting the basics, once you've learned your Kana.

      https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=52DHpZ7fUrU

      I watched all the anime she suggested, they were a huge help.

      Btw, I promise I'm not Risa.

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