Practice Sheet

Week 16: Joyo Kanji Challenge

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Character Definition

トウ, げる, -な

throw, discard, abandon, launch into, join, invest in, hurl, give up, sell at a loss

シュウ, ジュウ, ひろ

pick up, gather, find, go on foot, ten

ジ, つ, -もち, てる

hold, have

シ, ゆび, す, -さ

finger, point to, indicate, put into, play (chess), measure (ruler)

ホウ, はなす, -っぱなし, はなつ, はなれる, く, ほう

set free, release, fire, shoot, emit, banish, liberate

セイ, ととのえる, ととの

organize, arranging, tune, tone, meter, key (music)

リョ, たび

trip, travel

セキ, シャク, むかし

once upon a time, antiquity, old times


tribe, family


shining, bright

ショ, あつ

sultry, hot, summer heat

アン, くらい, くらむ, くれ

darkness, disappear, shade, informal, grow dark, be blinded

キョク, がる, げる, くま

bend, music, melody, composition, pleasure, injustice, fault, curve, crooked, perverse, lean

ユウ, ウ,

possess, have, exist, happen, occur, approx


clothing, admit, obey, discharge

キ, ゴ

period, time, date, term

ハン, バン, いた

plank, board, plate, stage

チュウ, はしら

pillar, post, cylinder, support

コン, ね, -ね

root, radical, head (pimple)

ショク, える, わる


ギョウ, ゴウ, わざ

business, vocation, arts, performance

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