Hiragana Chapter 8

Hiragana Page 43 や ya

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - ya
SOUND
- [as in YAk]


MEMORY: It looks like something a YAk stepped on


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

- This means 'room'


- This means 'mountain'

YA YU YO

Hiragana Page 44 ゆ yu

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - yu
SOUND
- [as in YOU]


MEMORY: If you look really close, you may see a Y, O, and U there


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

- This means 'winter'

- This means 'dream'

- This means 'fame' or 'famous'
(note: the u and the i are used here to extend the characters before it - So really 'dream' and 'fame' have the same sounds but 'fame' is pronounced longer)

YA YU YO

Hiragana Page 45 よ yo

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - yo
SOUND
- [as in YO-YO]


MEMORY: It looks like a fancy trick with a YO-YO


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

- This means 'the side'

- This means 'strong'


YA YU YO

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