Could I Ask You for Some Directions?

We've learned kanji 右, 左, 上, and 下 to describe directions. But when we broaden our perspectives, we need a bigger map, and more kanji: 東, 西, 南, and 北.

Lesson Objectives

  • Learn the kanji for all four directions: East, West, South and North and be able to read and tell directions in Japanese.
  • Review the location particle に and learn some words for describing particular locations.
  • Learn the usage of ~中です to mean "during" or "under" in Japanese.

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