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Nab̞èdjø Review!

So, in case you want to test your knowledge of my new conlang, here is a quiz!

http://www.onlineexambuilder.com/nabedjo-sounds/exam-13046

Conlang

The Wise Old Nun Knew the Minds of the Younger Nuns Very Well

賢  |  明  |  古  |  修  |  道  |  女  |  非  |  常  |  知

In the very first post of this blog, mention was made of the various syllabary employed in the… 209 more words

Foreign Language

Sign-Derived Kanji

上  |  下  |  大  |  日  |  中  |  本   |  車  |  治  |  電  |  新  

Previous posts discussed the difference between on-yomi and kun-yomi… 174 more words

Kanji

Kanji Origins: Pictographs, Ideographs, Signs, and Phonetics

川  |  子  | 山  |  口  |  日  |  月  |  木  |  田  |  火  |  

The previous posts discussed the different… 194 more words

Foreign Language

Kanji Writing Rules

車  |  鳥  |

The rules that apply when writing kanji are a fundamental building block of the Japanese writing system.  While not following the rules will be of no consequence to the substantive meaning and understanding of a pictogram, those intent on mastering… 268 more words

Foreign Language

Kanji Readings

音読  |  訓読  |  力  |  能力  |   怪力  |  食べた  |  食べる  |  聞く  |  聴く  |  訊く  |  観る  |  見る  |  様様  |  時時  |  時々  |  色々  |  色色 

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