Have you ever noticed some kanji awfully similar?

And some similar kanji even have similar meanings too! Well this week we decided to write a post to help you tell the often verrrry subtle differences between different kanji! You can check out our confusing kanji blog post here! We also made a practice sheet to help you learn the difference!

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OK, on to our 21 kanji of the week! For a fun game, try to tell yourself the meaning of each kanji and a word it is used on before clicking the link to see the answer.

Week 16: From “Throw” to “Business”

Did you try to quiz yourself? How many did you get right?

If you’re struggling with learning each and every day, try adding the kanji to your drills in Nihongo Master. With customized drills, your kanji will keep popping back up every so often to make sure you haven’t forgotten what you already learned!

Another great trick is to use the printable practice sheets! Writing is proven to help memory, and you can learn stroke order at the same today! Hooray!

Week 16: Jōyō Kanji Challenge Study List

Week 16: Jōyō Kanji Challenge Printable Writing Sheet

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