Katakana Page 08


Let's take a look at just 3 characters the Y's. As with Hiragana, modern Japanese doesn't use Yi or Ye.

- ya     - as in hiYA!
This looks like a YAk stepped on something

- yu     - as in YOU
It looks like a number 1 - You are #1!

- yo     - as in YO!
It's someone doing that gangster sign and saying YO!?

Write them out 10 times a day and soon you will get it.  To aid memorization, make silly associations to go with them. You can use the above mnemonics or you can make your own!



Did you write the above katakana 10 times? Did you sound them out as well? Well, do it again! And then take the following test & Javascript