14 Aug According to Wikipedia, revision of the 常用漢字 (Jōyō kanji) was first proposed . The jouyou kanji list is the sum of all the characters taught in. 29 Sep Learn how to write and recognise the meaning of all Jouyou kanji (常用漢字). If you dedicate yourself everyday, this monstrous task can take as little as 3 months . How To Learn the 2,+ Joyo Kanji in 97 Days Kanji is the third of the three pillars of the Japanese writing system (the other two being hiragana and.

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Every word that is forced into obscurity just because it includes a kanji that is not on the jouyou list is a loss for the Japanese language. Granted, I do have more kanji to jokyou, and I have a habit of making studying harder on myself than most people do.

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I think its a handy and rather well structured kabji when u think about how vast and messy the giant pot of all kanji can be. To tell you which kanji to learn?

High schools and jouhou started using the characters in their entrance exams since the academic year. What Raichu says makes sense. I did however read in some article that starting with this reform they will be revising kanji policies more often in reaction to the quick pace of change of kanji usage in the information age. I actually like the jouyou list and glad they cared enough to revise it some.

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The point of them is not to teach the language but make sure the important parts of the language for further education are included of parts of the language that are important for kznji reasons and scientific reasons. Syllabograms Furigana Okurigana Braille.

Kanji lists ordered by JLPT-level, Grade or Frequency of use –

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Discussion from pretty long ago. Kangxi Dictionary Xin Zixing. Seriously, 29 years is too long in revising the list.

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The list burned me personally when I bought my first kanji dictionary. The Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Ministry instructed teachers to start teaching the new characters in fiscalso that junior high school students would be able to read them and high school students would be able to write them.

I think you do kanjj some valid points. It kanki was a way to keep my memorizing skills sharp by memorizing random things I would never need to know.

Views Read Edit View history. The list is not jouyouu comprehensive list of all characters and readings in regular use; rather, it is intended as a literacy baseline for those who have completed compulsory education, as well as a list jouyok permitted characters and readings for use in official government documents. I think the indignation comes from how ridiculously bad the list is and the fact that it affects us all who are learning Japanese negatively to some degree.


That considered, it is of no used to J-2nd language learners. So what if there are a small number of imperfections if the bulk of the work is sound?


Raichu The literacy argument is no longer valid. Nothing more, nothing less.

As always i have learned by kanji through reading books and the like and naturally picking them up at a pleasingly quick pace. Simplified characters first round second round.

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None of kamji questions ask you anything about a single Kanji in Heisig style. I personally use the list to try to be thorough in learning all the kanji.

In the age of universal education, kanji using countries have the jouyouu levels of literacy as alphabet using countries. Retrieved from ” https: If I understand correctly, only newspapers and government publications were told to try to avoid using words that use non-jouyou kanji.

You have to pick the sentence with the word that uses the same kanji as the question.

The list does serve a useful purpose for foreigners learning the language too. Three years later, there was news as recently as last month of a tentative list to be released in February of Too smart, in my book. Which grades get which new characters I wonder…. A similar frequency-based list jouyoou Japanese based on text in novels and newspapers would be super cool.