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Now Out: Radical Note 165 on the "Topped Rice" Radical, 1 Revision, and 3 New-Monics

Radical Note 165 on 釆, the "topped rice" radical, has posted. This resource is free!

Also, a revision of the following essay is now available:

essay 1989 on 巾 (cloth, towel; width; “cloth...

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Heart of Darkness

This Tokyo signpost seems to indicate that one has arrived at the heart of darkness:

 

All photos in this blog are by...

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On Deck

Radical Note 165 on 釆 ("topped rice") Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji (and this represents a change of plan):

September 13: Radical Note 165 on 釆, the "topped rice" radical

September 19: ...

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Now Out: Essay 1022 on 謁 (meeting with a high-ranking person) and 5 New-Monics

The 348th essay has posted! Essay 1022 on 謁 (meeting with a high-ranking person) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

Did you know that in 1582 teenage Japanese envoys went to Europe and met...

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On Deck

Essay 1022 on 謁 (meeting with a high-ranking person) Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji:

September 6: essay 1022 on 謁 (meeting with a high-ranking person)

September 13: essay 1590 on...

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