N3 Kanji Course

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N3 Kanji Course

Meaning

In Japanese,努 means “to strive”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:つと
Onyomi:ど

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
努(つと)める→to strive
 
Onyomi:
努力(どりょく)する→to strive

Origin:

You can see a slave and a tree. A slave need to strive so he/she won’t get killed by his/her master.
So 努 means “to strive”.

Development:

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