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JLPT 5 Kanji: Verbs

1) 見 (# 22 of 2,500)

Meaning: see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

Examples
KunOn
見せる
(み.せる)
to show
見物
(けんぶつ)
sightseeing


2) 行 (# 20 of 2,500)

Meaning: going, journey

Examples
KunOn
行く
(い.く)
to go
銀行
(ぎんこう)
Bank


3) 食 (# 328 of 2,500)

Meaning: eat, food

Examples
KunOn
食べる
(た.べる)
to eat
食堂
(しょくどう)
dining hall


4) 読 (# 618 of 2,500)

Meaning: read

Examples
KunOn
読む
(よ.む)
to read
読書
(どくしょ)
reading


5) 入 (# 56 of 2,500)

Meaning: enter, insert

Examples
KunOn
入れる
(い.れる)
to put in
入院
(にゅういん・する)
to hospitalise


6) 学 (# 63 of 2,500)

Meaning: study, learning, science

Examples
KunOn
学ぶ
(まな.ぶ)
to study (in depth), to learn,
to take lessons in
学生
(がくせい)
Student


7) 出 (# 13 of 2,500)

Meaning: exit, leave, go out, come out, put out, protrude

Examples
KunOn
出す
(だ.す)
to put out
外出
(がいしゅつ)
outing, going out


8) 休 (# 642 of 2,500)

Meaning: rest, day off, retire, sleep

Examples
KunOn
休む
(やす.む)
to rest
休暇
(きゅうか)
holiday, day off,
furlough


9) 書 (# 169 of 2,500)

Meaning: write

Examples
KunOn
書く
(か.く)
to write
辞書
(じしょ)
Dictionary


10) 語 (# 301 of 2,500)

Meaning: word, speech, language

Examples
KunOn
語る
(かた.る)
to talk, to tell,
to recite
英語
(えいご)
English language


11) 聞 (# 319 of 2,500)

Meaning: hear, ask, listen

Examples
KunOn
聞く
(き.く)
to hear, to listen to,
to ask
新聞
(しんぶん)
newspaper


12) 来 (# 102 of 2,500)

Meaning: come, due, next, cause, become

Examples
KunOn
来る
(く.る)
to come
来月
(らいげつ)
next month


13) 話 (# 134 of 2,500)

Meaning: tale, talk

Examples
KunOn
(はなし)
talk, story
電話
(でんわ)
telephone


Quizzes
Now it's time to start the Quizzes!! First take the meaning quiz:

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People


Once you have a space in your brain for the Kanji and it's meaning it will be easier to add Kun-Yomi and On-Yomi words:

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Kun-Yomi


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On-Yomi