N5 Kanji Course

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N5 Kanji Course

Meaning:

In Japanese, 聞 means “to listen or to ask”.


How to read it:

Kunyomi
Onyomiぶん

How to write it:


Origin:

You can see a man listening to something,so 聞 stands for “to listen”.
And when you listen to the answer, it means that you asked something, so 聞 also stands for “to ask”.

Note:
You can see the particle before く to judge the meaning.

For example:

かれいた:I asked him.

かれからいた:I heard from him.

Development:


Vocabulary:

LevelWordReadingMeaning
Basic聞くきくto listen
Basic新聞しんぶんnewspaper
Basic聞こえるきこえるto be able to hear
Adv言い聞かせるいいきかせるto tell
Adv聞き取るききとるto understand
Adv聞き出すききだすto ask
Adv聞き返すききかえすto ask back
Adv聞き手ききてlistener
H_Adv聞き入れるききいれるto listen to
H_Adv見聞けんぶんobservation
H_Adv聞き流すききながすto ignore
H_Adv未聞みもんunheard of
S_Adv伝聞でんぶんhearsay
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  1. 新聞はどこにでしょう?Where could be the newspaper?

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