Hiragana Chapter 10

Hiragana Page 53 わ wa

Hiragana

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - wa
SOUND
- [as in WAsh]


MEMORY: It is a WAshing machine


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

- This means 'garden'

- This means 'cute'


Hiragana Page 54 ん n

This is the only Hiragana that doesn't have a vowel sound

HOW TO WRITE IT

ROMAJI - n
SOUND
- [as in N]


MEMORY: It looks like a cursive "n"


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

- This means 'three'

- This means 'yes' -
more informal than hai

You can't start a word with N

Hiragana Page 55 を o

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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