Category Archives: Yasuke Vs. Kanji

Kanji practice and techniques for learning kanji

The World’s First “Kanji Writer’s Dictionary”

This book is not guaranteed to make you pretty It’s not your genie But it WILL change the way you do Kanji. period. But how?

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New Release: kanji by KanKen and school grade

While arguably the best way to learn kanji is in context (something that our Yasuke! Versus Japanese series does well), I know some of you are prepping for the KanKen test. Others might want to see where your kanji knowledge matches up to where Japanese learn kanji in school. Let’s see how this newly released […]

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Presenting “Yasuke! Kanji Mnemonics for the Classroom”

In this incomplete but initial starter post, JapanTree is proud to present – the fruit of six years of effort – the world’s first kanji system to adapt the Heisig Method for use in the classroom. THIS IS BIG.

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Japanese People Forget How To Write Kanji – How to remember the kanji with mnemonics

  Don’t let it happen to you! Learn to write kanji by mnemonics and you just might remember them long after that classroom kanji test… Learning kanji without mnemonics is like learning to spell without having learnt the alphabet!!!!

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A visual journey through the breakdown radicals of 1700+ kanji

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