On Deck

June 2022 Newsletter Is Coming Next

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

June 30: June newsletter

July 8: ...

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What's New

Now Out: Two Radical Notes and Six New-Monics

Two Radical Notes have posted:

See how the "stopping" radical has a lot to do with movement! That’s particularly true when it comes to the etymologies of characters such as 止 (129: to stop), 歩 (202:...

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On Deck

Two Radical Notes Are Coming Next

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

June 29: Radical Note 77 on 止 ("stopping") and Radical Note 80 on 毋 ("mother")

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What's New

Now Out: Essay 1485 on 跡 (trace)

The 447th essay has posted! Essay 1485 on 跡 (trace; ruins) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Discover why Sun Yat-sen’s handwriting mattered to the Japanese, and find out how they feel...
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What's New

Now Out: Radical Note 78, 1 Revision, and 4 New-Monics

I planned to publish essay 1485 on 跡 (trace; ruins) today, but it will come out tomorrow instead. In the meantime, I want to tell you about plenty of other new material.

Radical Note 78 on the ”death" radical 歹 has posted. Check this free resource to learn what needed to happen to a...

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