Silky Cow’s Milk

  Cow’s Milk – ぎゅうにゅう   Radicals: cow 牛, second 乛 (乙, ⺄, 乚) I’ve already learned the kanjji for cow from the radicals. The second kanji is made with claw 爪 (爫) + child, seed 子 + second (乚). The second kanji by itself means milk or breasts. The right side looks like an utter to me, probably because I learned…

Expensive Outside Pictures

This post covers the radical for winter (text only), I reviewed some of the kanji in the index. Technically, I missed 降る (precipitation) but I remembered all of the pieces, I just missed a stroke in the radical for winter 冬 (夂). There’s not much I can say to remember this one since it’s essentially it’s…

Time After Time

So I don’t know how your studies are going, but I’ve realized one thing about study apps and tapes. They all suggest there’s a magic number of study time that will teach you a language. Not so much. As beneficial as it is to have a 10 min. goal, any amount of study time is…

Rice Paddy, I Wanna Be Famous

Okay, so for some reason kanjisenpai is no longer allowing me to see the character to trace during the learning phase. Either that or it decided that I should know these characters by now. *shifty eyes* I’ve taken screenshots of what it looks like after I click the question mark and have the app draw…

Revisiting A Fast Cold Last Year

I’ve neglected my studies for over a week. 😦 As with anything, I’ve lost some of my vocabulary. Excuse me while I scream into a pillow. In this post, I’m reviewing some kanji I missed during my 10 min. of kanjisenpai. Last Year – きょねん radicals: private 厶, pestle 干 I know the second character from school but…