Kanji Pict-O-Graphix Over Japanese Kanji and Kana Mnemonics – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf) or read book online for free. Kanji Pict-o-Graphix has ratings and 25 reviews. Sara said: See, this book is much better than the Kanji Starter books. For one, the pictures for the. Kanji Pict-O-Graphix: Over 1, Japanese Kanji and Kana Mnemonics [ Paperback] A delightful visual tour of Japanese kanji makes them easy to remember.

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Feb 01, mahatmanto rated it liked it. Previously reviewed in Protoculture Addicts Obviously, you need good tricks When you are trying to learn Japanese, the easy part is to learn the hiragana and katakana two sets of forty-six syllables and their variants.

Fully indexed and cross-referenced. Which is additionally unfortunate, as the index of this book has the kanji and their readings only.

Kanji Pict-o-Graphix: Over 1,000 Japanese Kanji and Kana Mnemonics

Japanese written characters, or kanji, have their origin in a picture-language developed in ancient China. Eve rated it it was ok Jun 27, Open Preview See a Problem? The kana are ,anji difficult, and kanji doesn’t make things any better, so why not make things as easy as possible?

Books by Michael Pictgoraphix. Dec 20, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 08, Kevin rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Jan 29, Manny rated it really liked it Shelves: Matt rated it it was piftographix Apr 05, So if you need to find a specific kanji, you’ll have to manually flip through, or by chance come across it in the index.


This book and I will be together a long time. The short of it is: For one, the pictures for the most part remain true to their meaning and do not venture off into more abstract areas to explain the kanji.

Kanji Pict-O-Graphix : Over 1,000 Japanese Kanji and Kana Mnemonics [Paperback]

Over time this language evolved into stylized abstract forms that kanni hard to memorize. I also felt a lot of the images were stretches. This book teaches you the meanings This is a great book for building a pictoral-memory oriented base of review for Kanji.

If a kanji is made of dog and man, the picture will be of a dog and a man and have a little phrase or sentence explaining the meaning. Each kanji in the book is grouped by subject rather than by dictionary order, making it easy for pictographx to find the kanji they’re looking for.

Kanji Pict-o-Graphix : Michael Rowley :

There is no better way to learn kanji than to write it. Given that it’s so beginner friendly, I tacked on an extra star. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

The best way to learn it is to go there yourself. It’s engaging, fun, and actually helpful. After a brief introduction explaining the origins of kanji and how mnemonics work, the book starts pictotraphix the kana syllabaries and then divide the basic kanji in eleven themes: Sure it has the readings, but it doesn’t utilize them with the meanings.


Nov 18, Konan rated it it was ok. It’s not complete, but is an excellent starter for those just learning Kanji.

Refresh and try again. I definitely recommend this book to anyone studying Japanese kanjis. Another reason this is better than the Kanji Starters is that it gives both the kun and the on readings while KS gives only the kun and then later expects you to know See, pictograohix book is much better than the Kanji Starter books.

Makes Japanese people laugh hysterically. Trivia About Kanji Pict-o-Grap Awesome way to learn the kanji!!

Even if some of the pictures can be a bit of a stretch, haha. Had I not already picked up WaniKani, this would’ve been a great addition to my studies, though it has some pretty large draw-backs. The cover is the perfect example to understand. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. ,anji

I’ve had this book sitting around pictograpuix years, and only occasionally glanced through it. Jun 18, Adam rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I would never remember some of them.

They also include vocabulary, seeing kanji tied together to make words, and example sentences for every.