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Now Out: Radical Notes 103, 105, and 107

I'm taking a little break this week, but I wanted to make sure you have something to read, so I've posted three Radical Notes:

Radical Note 103 on the "animal counter" radical 疋

Learn about the radical on duty in 疑 (835: doubt) and,...

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Essay 1957 on 椅 (chair) Is Coming Next!

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji after a short break:

September 30: Essay 1957 on 椅 (chair)

September 30: ...

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Now Out: Essay 1654 on 痘 (smallpox) and Radical Note 101

The 458th essay has posted. Essay 1654 on 痘 (smallpox) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Find out how smallpox once killed a third of the Japanese population. See how Japan did and did not...
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Now Out: Seven Revisions

Revisions of the following essays have posted:

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Now Out: Essay 2123 on 弄 (to play with) and 2 Revisions

The 457th essay has posted. Essay 2123 on 弄 (to play with; ridicule) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Learn to toy with others and to say, “There’s a limit to how much you can...
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