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How to... ~かた

Attach かた to the stem of verbs to change it into a noun to mean: Way or Manner of doing or how to do...

Construction:
Take the ~ます form of a verb minus the ます and then add かた.



漢字の読み方
kanji no yomi kata
How/Way to read (a) kanji



漢字の書き方
kanji no kaki kata
How/Way to write (a) kanji

NOTE: Since it becomes a noun phrase, you should use の as above.

Let's ask, "Please teach me how to use chopsticks correctly."



はしの正しい使いを教えてください。
hashi no tadashii tsukai kata o oshiete kudasai.
Please teach me how to
use chopsticks correctly

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What is the meaning of

What is the meaning of this-
字の書き方
kanji no kaki kata
How/Way to write (a) kanji

NOTE: Since it becomes a noun phrase, you should use の as above.
What is this rule of using の in presence of noun phrase and what is noun phrase here?

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