Kanji Hacks 漢字の覚え方

How to memorize kanji so they stick

石(いし、セキ、シャク、コク)

Meaning: rock, stone

Components: 一(one), 丿(katakana “no”), 口 (mouth, exit)

My hack: This one is a cheesy one but, “One rock, no way out.” As in, one一 rock (engagement ring), noノway out口 of getting married.

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March 19, 2009 Posted by | 5 strokes, Grade 1, JLPT 1, Radicals | , , , , | Leave a comment