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Essay 99 on 京 (capital) Is Coming Next

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January 29: Essay 99 on 京 (capital, metropolis; Tokyo; Kyoto)

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Now Out: Essay 1521 on 巣 (nest) and 6 New-Monics

The 398th essay has posted! Essay 1521 on 巣 (nest, hive; lair) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Nests—they’re not just for the birds. Spiders, bees, and even dragons live in homes...
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Essay 1521 on 巣 (nest) Is Coming Next

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January 22: Essay 1521 on 巣 (nest, hive; lair)

January 29: ...

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Now Out: Essay 2083 on 丼 (bowl; topped rice bowl)

The 397th essay has posted! Essay 2083 on 丼 (bowl; topped rice bowl) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Do you primarily associate “donburi” with food? This essay initially punctures...
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Now Out: Radical Note 93 on 牛, the "Cow" Radical, and 6 New-Monics

Radical Note 93 on 牛, the "cow" radical, has posted. Find out why it pops up in kanji such as 物 (387: thing) and 特 (760: special), and see what connection it has to two characters meaning “sacrifice.” This resource is free.

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