N3 Kanji Course

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Meaning

In Japanese,投 means “to throw”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:なげ
Onyomi:とう

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
ボールを投(な)げる→to throw a ball
 
Onyomi:
投稿(とうこう)する→to post

Origin:

The original meaning of 投 is “to hit”. If someone hit something, it means that he/she doesn’t need this anymore.
So he/she will throw it.
So 投 means “to throw”.

Development:

As you know the origin of this kanji,now you can remember it easier.
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