Japanese Lesson – Hiragana 6

Hello Everyone,

Today again, let’s learn five new hiragana: はひふへほ!

Before we start, do you remember our latest hiragana?

If not, don’t hesitate to practice again the exercises from our previous lessons.

Now, get your paper and pencil ready!

Empty sheet

Hiragana た to ほ

This hiragana is pronounced: [ha]

It has 3 strokes:

 

Exercices:

  • Write 10 times the character は in a row.
    Note: は [ha] means / tooth, teeth / or / leaf / (konoha in Naruto)
  • Write 5 times the word はな [hana] / flower /, / nose /
  • Write 5 times the word はは [haha] / mother /

This hiragana is pronounced: [hi]

It has 1 stroke:

 

Exercices:

  • Write 10 times the character ひ in a row.
    Note: ひ [hi] means / day / or / fire /
  • Write 5 times the word ひこうき [hikouki] / aircraft, airplane /
  • Write 5 times the word ひとつ [hitotsu] / one (count, quantity) /

This hiragana is pronounced: [fu]

It has 4 strokes:

 

Note: The pronunciation of ふ is closer to [fu] than [hu]

Exercices:

  • Write 10 times the character ふ in a row.
  • Write 5 times the word ふたつ [futatsu] / two (count, quantity) /
  • Write 5 times the word ふね [fune] / ship, boat /

This hiragana is pronounced: [he]

It has 1 stroke:

 

Exercices:

  • Write 10 times the character へ in a row
  • Write 5 times the word へた [heta] / unskillful, ankward /

This hiragana is pronounced: [ho]

It has 4 strokes:

 

Exercices:

  • Write 10 times the character ほ in a row.
  • Write 5 times the word ほうせき [houseki] / jewel, precious stone /
  • Write 5 times the word ほし [hoshi] / star /
  • Write 5 times the word ほうし [houshi] / desired, wished for /

 

Here it is for today. See you soon for five new characters!

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Cheers,

Stéphane

Next lesson: Hiragana lesson 7: ma, mi, mu, me, mo

 

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