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Five pronunciations of 日

BengalCatLady March 18, 2017, 1:42 pm
I foudn this article elsewhere, thought it might interest some people.

http://en.rocketnews24.com/2017/03/18/one-simple-kanji-character-in-super-simple-japanese-sentence-has-five-different-pronunciations/

It gives an example of 日 being used five times in the same sentence, with 5 different pronunciations.
 
Five pronunciations of 日
trutenor April 2, 2017, 2:17 am
Yeah, I've seen that before.  It is IMO part of what makes Japanese Kanji so fascinating and so frustrating to learn at the same time.  Depending on where you put a kanji character  (in front of a word, behind a word, as part of another word, or by itselt) will determine the meaning.
Five pronunciations of 日

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