JOK Notebook

Tokyo Banana and a Matcha Madeleine

Last month I posted here about a Tokyo Banana KitKat that my husband's colleague gave me. One thing led to another and he next brought me a Twinkie-like "Tokyo Banana" snack. As usual, the best part was the kanji on the package insert:

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Essay 1345 on 寂 (lonely) Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji:

October 19: essay 1345 on  (lonely; desolate; quiet)

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Now Out: Essay 1132 on 輝 (to shine), 1 Essay Revision, and 5 New-Monics

The 311th essay has posted! Essay 1132 on 輝 (to shine; brilliant) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

This kanji will make your eyes sparkle with joy! Using 輝, you can discuss the shining...

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JOK Notebook

Fish Tales

I recently came across a Japanese book on AI, and because I know that Jonathan Kirk of Kanshudo has a deep passion for the subject, I sent him the Amazon Japan link. He wrote back with great excitement about an idiom in the first comment and...

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Essay 1132 on 輝 (to shine) Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji:

October 12: essay 1132 on  (to shine; brilliant)

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