Recommended Japanese Resources 3 (Kodansha) Kanji Learners Course KLC
Each entry has the kanji, Japanese readings, English meaning, (usually) around five vocabulary examples, the radical and a short story/mnemonic to help you remember the character.
I have added my own short mnemonic onto this you can see written in red as I personally like short mnemonics so at the bottom of the page I have taken Conning`s story and shortened it to "win meat voucher". This short version is very easy to add to ankicards.
Some of the mnemonics I use are Conning`s, Some Henshall`s and some my own.
Speaking of anki, one great thing with this book is the anki set somebody has made, they are really clean, tidy and user friendly, so as a set it`s a wonderful resource.
There are also kanji readers available on kindle which are very useful and I will review at some stage.
In short I think this is the best book on Kanji that there is I highly recommend it! However I know many others prefer RTK. what are your thoughts? Please comment below.
You can buy the book on Amazon, buying it here will help the site as I am an Amazon affiliate.
The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Course: A Step-by-Step Guide to Mastering 2300 Characters
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