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Oni's picture

This one is only used as a particle meaning Direct Object and is pronounced 'OH'

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - wo or o
SOUND
- [as in OH]


MEMORY:looks like a guy jumping over someone's attack (the arc is a blade sweeping by). So "OH! The ninja's katana nearly hit him!"


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'to read a book' - Book () is the direct object

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NumberNine's picture

The final stroke reminds me

The final stroke reminds me of と so that's how I remember which letter this is.

Mnemonic

WOah! That's a confusing letter.

DarkAge's picture

Mnemonic

Woah! I almost slipped! or Woah! I almost got hit by that attack!

hahaha..nice one XD

hahaha..nice one XD

Live to eat , don't eat to live :€

fatcatcog's picture

It also looks like someone

It also looks like someone dodging a boomerang or something flying towards him. WO! It nearly hit him!

phreadom's picture

My mnemonic for this was

My mnemonic for this was always "WO! Don't step in that puddle!" because it looks like a stick man stepping in a puddle. :)

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