Kanji Kanban Japanese Sign #243-Yukata Kimono

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浴衣

Use the rikaichan popup dictionary or your favorite reference tool with my transcription below the photo if you need help reading this sign.

The numbers below refer to the kanji I’ve transcribed below the photo, and correspond to its order of appearance in both Heisig’s Remembering the Kanji and Kanji in Context.

To learn more about how this information can help you learn kanji, please read this.

Heisig(H789, H396)

Kanji In Context(KIC1126, KIC889)

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Originally posted 2013-10-17 12:20:18.

Kanji Kanban Japanese Sign #242-Audrey Hepburn Portrait in Thread

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触れてみて下さい

糸アート

Use the rikaichan popup dictionary or your favorite reference tool with my transcription below the photo if you need help reading these signs. Click on the photo to enlarge it and see the characters more clearly.

Signs that include 触らないで(さわらないで) are common, but this one’s actually inviting passersby to touch it so they can appreciate the texture as it’s thread art, as noted.  This portrait of Audrey Hepburn was part of an exhibition at a small gallery on Kyoto’s Teramachi Street recently.

The numbers below refer to the kanji I’ve transcribed below the photo, and correspond to its order of appearance in both Heisig’s Remembering the Kanji and Kanji in Context.

To learn more about how this information can help you learn kanji, please read this.

Heisig(H1813, H5, H1333)

Kanji In Context(KIC1382, KIC32, KIC409)

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Originally posted 2013-10-15 00:40:55.

Kana Kanban

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おにぎり 100YEN セール

If you’re studying hiragana and katakana, try reading this convenience store poster. Use the rikaichan popup dictionary or your favorite reference tool with my transcription below the photo if you need help.

Originally posted 2013-05-01 00:41:48.

Katakana Japanese Reading Practice #20: Yoga Studio’s Sign

Yoga studio's sign in katakana Japanese alphabet

ヨガスタジオ

If you’re studying hiragana and katakana, try reading this sign. Use the rikaichan popup dictionary or your favorite reference tool with my transcription below the photo if you need help.  That’s rain on their arms, not sweat.

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Originally posted 2013-04-30 12:50:11.

Katakana Japanese Reading Practice #25: Coca-Cola Poster

Coca-Cola Japan sign in katakana Japanese alphabetグレートテイストゼロシュガー

If you’re studying katakana, try reading this  sign.

Use the rikaichan popup dictionary or your favorite reference tool with my transcription below the photo if you need help.

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Originally posted 2012-11-16 23:15:30.