Hiragana Chapter 7

Hiragana Page 37 ま ma

Note that the second horizontal line is just a bit shorter than the top one

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - ma
SOUND
- [as in MA MA]


MEMORY:Look MA! I caught a dragon-fly! [It looks like a dragonfly flying]


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'now'

- This means 'island'

- This means 'town'

- This means 'horse'


 

MA MI MU ME MO

Hiragana Page 38 み mi

This is one of my favorites...

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - mi
SOUND
- [as in ME]


MEMORY: It looks to ME like a 2 over a 4 (can you see it?)


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'meaning'

- This means 'tidal wave'

- This means 'paper'

- This means 'ocean'


 

MA MI MU ME MO

Hiragana Page 39 む mu

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - mu
SOUND
- [as in MOvie]


MEMORY: It looks like an old film projector showing a MOvie


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'bug

- This means 'to bite'

- This means 'cold'


 

MA MI MU ME MO

Hiragana Page 40 め me

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - me
SOUND
- [as in MAY]


MEMORY: It looks like a half closed eye (me means eye in Japanese)


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'business card'

- This means 'rain' or 'candy'

- This means 'eye'

- This means 'princess'


MA MI MU ME MO

Hiragana Page 41 も mo

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - mo
SOUND
- [as in MOwer]


MEMORY: It looks like a man with a hat on taking a MOrning's rest


EXAMPLES: How do you say them?
- This means 'potato'

- This means 'if'

- This means 'heavy'


MA MI MU ME MO

Hiragana Page 42 Review Seven

Here are the suspects... Can you name them?


CHAPTER 7: THE QUIZ


What is the Hirag