Tag: readings

54 How to choose between "よん" (yon) vs "し" (shi) for "四" (4) and "しち" (shichi) vs "なな" (nana) for "七" (7)? 2011-06-01T14:55:18.173

34 Why is 二十歳 pronounced はたち? 2011-05-31T20:45:13.467

25 Does anyone have advice on how to get over/through/around the intermediate language plateau? (Self-learner) 2011-06-01T05:06:43.957

25 When to read "その後" as "そのご", "そのあと" or "そののち"? 2012-09-03T04:10:51.297

24 Reading (and usage) of 他: when is it 【た】, when is it 【ほか】? 2011-08-25T05:29:45.073

24 What does the highlighted portion of this handwritten Kanji say? 2017-01-31T06:03:31.827

23 is there a difference between さみしい and さびしい? 2011-06-29T18:30:14.590

22 Words/characters for fast food meal sizes: 並, 大, 特 2011-06-13T04:47:12.523

21 What is the difference between 「食う」 and 「食べる」? 2011-09-05T14:53:38.163

21 Pronunciation of "何" as "なん" or "なに" 2011-10-19T11:47:25.550

20 Why is 五右衛門 read "goemon"? 2011-06-25T10:06:12.897

19 How many unique on'yomi are there? 2015-05-17T15:50:18.673

19 Reading of 入る - 「はいる」 vs 「いる」 2016-07-23T13:43:16.573

19 How do attendance checklists in Japan deal with multiple possible name readings? 2017-03-16T00:49:47.740

18 Is there a specific time to pronounce 日本, にほん/にっぽん? 2013-02-28T07:25:01.340

18 How do you read simple arithmetic equations in Japanese? 2013-08-15T07:59:16.903

17 When Chinese personal names are written in Japanese in kanji is there always an obvious reading? 2011-09-05T12:48:38.370

17 What's the reading of -中 as a suffix? 2012-04-28T20:12:06.670

17 What's with this "On reading"/"Kun reading" thing? Is it important to learn both as a beginner? 2012-07-20T14:56:22.903

16 How do I know when to read the kanji 抱 as 「だ・く」, and when to read it as 「いだ・く」, or even 「うだ・く」? 2011-07-12T08:23:27.567

15 What are the rules for reading numbers before a foreign counter-word? 2011-12-17T17:06:28.310

15 When are 止める, 停める and 留める read as とめる, やめる or とどめる? 2012-08-23T01:40:08.747

15 How to read: the "~" (tilde) in "3~4 行" 2015-02-07T08:17:07.073

15 Reading and usage of 「垂オます」 2015-12-11T20:25:05.823

14 Do native speakers consciously use phonetic elements in 形声文字? 2012-09-08T08:57:01.243

14 How do native speakers "read" single-kanji signs when those kanji are not also standalone words? 2014-05-10T10:03:12.040

13 How to read the X in 5X4間? 2011-08-28T04:38:05.257

13 How is 名 pronounced in computer terms? 2011-11-11T03:12:19.003

13 Is かわいい wago or kango? 2012-12-11T05:35:20.023

13 Some Japanese dictionaries (e.g. 大辞林, 大辞泉, and 明鏡国語辞典) use this inverted triangle outline symbol (▽) for some kanji compounds. What does it mean? 2014-07-21T12:49:33.973

13 How to pronounce "R → ∞ " in a mathematical context 2016-03-05T15:26:16.570

13 Does the average native Japanese reader know how to pronounce a majority of Kanji found in books? 2016-07-08T22:51:46.197

13 What does 中3の25% exactly mean? 2018-11-30T16:19:08.890

13 What is the difference between 山道【さんどう】 and 山道【やまみち】? 2019-09-29T18:39:10.520

12 Do people actually ever say みょうにち? 2011-07-26T19:10:20.090

12 How are the different pronunciations of kanji used, such as onyomi and kunyomi? 2014-07-07T06:35:23.267

12 Can I use English in place of katakana? 2019-02-04T21:18:22.693

11 Which readings are used for 漢文? 2013-03-10T02:03:41.960

11 Nuance between いっとき and いちじ as a pronunciation of 一時 2016-01-22T06:34:47.893

10 How do you read zeros in abbreviated years? (i.e. 03年) 2012-01-20T21:59:19.910

10 Which readings would you use to pronounce people's names? 2012-05-15T16:43:02.230

10 How to read single stand-alone language-name kanji? 2014-04-25T17:47:33.223

10 Do native speakers pronounce long vowels えい or おう as one long vowel, or two different vowels? 2018-12-20T01:28:24.387

10 つけ用 in Udon preparation recipe 2019-07-28T21:31:57.657

9 Is the only time 得る read as うる when it's a suffix? 2011-07-11T16:32:09.253

9 When a number is written in western numerals, how do you say them? 2011-11-07T01:56:17.610

9 Multiple onyomi 2012-05-07T21:18:29.847

9 Pronunciation of 家 in ...家ちんも安い 2012-06-03T15:28:07.027

9 Reading 塞 and 省: When on and kun readings go together 2012-10-22T03:50:08.263

9 Understanding the abbreviated labels on a Japanese driving license 2013-06-13T05:48:50.870

9 Does 一二三 mean "1 2 3" or "123"? 2014-03-24T15:18:03.273

9 In which terms, if any, is へつ used as an On-reading of the character 閉? 2014-05-05T09:08:25.080

9 Why is 左必之佐 read as サビシサ in 万葉集 entry 3734? 2014-07-24T01:43:35.477

9 Pronunciation of 九 2014-12-14T09:08:26.987

9 Most egregious examples of the reading of a kanji changing due to (textually) distant characters 2014-12-23T20:04:08.637

9 What's the difference between 落す and 落とす? 2016-07-10T20:40:55.833

9 Kanji that don't use their specified readings 2016-08-26T08:53:04.550

9 Remembering when to use [原]{げん} and when to use [源]{げん}? 2017-01-03T22:34:18.290

9 Why 東南西北 is read トンナンシャーペー in this lyrics? 2017-03-27T10:21:36.377

9 Pronunciation of 上下 2019-07-13T15:26:34.687

8 When and how to use 来る 【きたる】 2011-08-17T04:13:49.460

8 How to read words like テスト with ordinal numbers? 2011-10-14T09:00:54.350

8 Pronunciation of 対応済 2011-11-17T01:44:25.627

8 Reading of years 2011-12-28T10:50:58.553

8 What are the rules determining the use of the dash in katakana? 2012-05-17T03:55:01.563

8 Should I use On reading or Kun reading for numbers? 2013-04-26T01:40:29.043

8 How do I know whether 毎月 should be まいげつ or まいつき 2014-03-30T10:44:20.863

8 Looking Up Whether 御 Is Read お or ご 2014-05-11T17:14:19.653

8 How to classify the non-standard reading of "お土産{みやげ}"? 2014-05-25T20:52:24.513

8 Seeing the invisible の in old names and words 2015-03-24T14:14:36.397

8 How are the traditional 5 elements in the Chinese doctrine of Five Agents pronounced in Japanese? 2015-11-13T10:28:30.150

8 Can we predict if a kanji has a reading that ends in long う 2016-11-27T09:41:03.980

8 Reading of 孒 as ひだりのうでがない 2017-06-01T03:58:19.470

8 Questions on an 1840's text: Battle at Yamaki Palace 治承四年八月中句右兵衞佐頼朝公 2018-12-18T19:05:18.603

7 When to read 一人 and 二人 as いちにん and ににん? 2011-08-25T02:52:03.100

7 Reading a number range 2011-08-28T02:49:20.163

7 the reading for "魂" 2011-12-07T00:01:55.473

7 Is "かいしゅん" a valid reading for 買春? 2012-05-30T23:42:58.213

7 How to know which On reading to use? 2012-07-22T19:49:52.840

7 Which readings were changed in the 2010 Jouyou kanji reform? 2013-05-18T16:49:57.573

7 Which reading is more common for 剣: tsurugi or ken 2013-07-10T00:43:41.830

7 Reading of 組 as a Counter Word With Numbers 2013-11-29T09:08:45.777

7 Are both spellings for ふけ (fuke) "dandruff" ateji? If not what's actually going on? 2014-03-31T05:02:00.247

7 Difference between 間【あいだ】 and 間【ま】 2014-05-23T14:04:18.053

7 How to read 二、三日 2015-07-18T12:43:54.133

7 Where does the furigana split on 小路? 2015-11-12T15:03:57.530

7 Describing lego brick dimensions in Japanese 2016-03-11T13:01:37.333

7 「電車が空く【すく】」 と「 電車が空く【あく】」 2016-03-13T03:05:03.910

7 Pronouncing kanji of day of the week 2016-09-03T06:40:56.257

7 人 - on'yomi ニン or ジン rule of thumb 2017-05-26T21:31:38.160

7 Do we really need to remember the kunyomi and onyomi reading of each kanji? 2017-08-10T13:55:24.927

7 Why is 前 in 駅前 read まえ and not ぜん? 2018-11-04T11:18:16.857

7 Kanji of そそっかしい 2019-01-26T18:44:20.450

7 Why are 湖 and 山 in geographical names typically read in On-reading but 川 in Kun-reading? 2019-06-09T13:46:50.637

6 How to choose a reading for 降る? ふる & くだる 2011-07-05T22:34:30.503

6 What does 公け mean? 2011-08-15T03:11:55.600

6 How can a verb be in the beginning of a sentence when it is usually at the end? Ex. 折れた淡い翼。 2011-11-04T16:11:28.757

6 Why the mixture of *on* and *kun* readings of numbers? 2012-01-07T03:41:15.583

6 Does the kanji 妾 still get used by women to refer to themselves? 2012-07-15T10:11:44.150